Lecture 23 12-02-10

7 ml of o2 is covalently bound to hemoglobin in 100

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Unformatted text preview: is covalently bound to hemoglobin in 100 ml of arterial blood Transport of Oxygen Transport 0.3 ml of O2 is dissolved in 100 ml of arterial blood Dissolved O2 is a function of PO2 19.7 ml of O2 is covalently bound to hemoglobin in 100 ml of arterial blood Hematocrit Volume of red blood cells (erythrocytes), expressed as a percent of blood volume In normal humans, Hct ≈ 40% Transport of Oxygen Transport 0.3 ml of O2 is dissolved in 100 ml of arterial blood Dissolved O2 is a function of PO2 19.7 ml of O2 is c...
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This note was uploaded on 04/03/2011 for the course BIO 704:360 taught by Professor John-alder during the Fall '11 term at Rutgers.

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