cellular respiration

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cellular respiration

n.
The series of metabolic processes by which living cells produce energy through the oxidation of organic substances.

cel·lu·lar respiration

(sĕl′yə-lər)
The process of metabolism in which cells obtain energy in the form of ATP by causing glucose and other food molecules to react with oxygen.
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Noun1.cellular respiration - the metabolic processes whereby certain organisms obtain energy from organic moleculescellular respiration - the metabolic processes whereby certain organisms obtain energy from organic molecules; processes that take place in the cells and tissues during which energy is released and carbon dioxide is produced and absorbed by the blood to be transported to the lungs
metabolic process, metabolism - the organic processes (in a cell or organism) that are necessary for life
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We study people who have different body compositions, investigating whether differences in oxygen metabolism are related to inflammation, which is a key factor of health complications in obesity."
Thus, low and high temperature stress could lead to oxygen metabolism disorder in the hepatopancreas of P.
LCR can better reflect the prognosis of patients than value of blood lactate.19 The present study found that blood lactic acid was not effectively cleaned and microcirculation and oxygen metabolism was not improved in the early stage of resuscitation in the observation group; but twenty-four hours after resuscitation, blood lactic acid was effectively eliminated, microcirculation perfusion and tissue oxygen metabolism were improved in both groups.
The breakthrough in 3D bio-printing makes it possible to monitor the oxygen metabolism and micro-environment of cells on line, and non-invasively in intact 3D printed living structures.
Summary: TEHRAN (FNA)- A new method enables non-invasive monitoring of oxygen metabolism in cells that are 3-D-bioprinted into complex living structures.
Ozone therapy in general inactivates bacteria, viruses, fungi, yeast and protozoa; stimulates oxygen metabolism; activates the immune system while reducing inflammation; helps heal damaged joints and degenerative discs; and reduces or eliminates chronic pain.
Therefore, in our case, impaired oxygen metabolism or increased CBV might have persisted long even after the normalization of CBF.
Free radicals are a natural byproduct of oxygen metabolism in living cells (oxidation) and are present in everyone, healthy or unhealthy.
Schulze, "FOXO3a regulates reactive oxygen metabolism by inhibiting mitochondrial gene expression," Cell Death and Differentiation, vol.
We assessed differences in the patient hemodynamics, oxygen metabolism data, and hepatic function and perfusion among T0, T1, and T2 time points by one-way analysis of variance, followed by Bonferroni corrections for multiple comparisons.
"At a cellular level, alcohol impairs oxygen metabolism and the same amount of alcohol may have an enhanced effect at flying altitudes."
Clearly there is absolutely nothing as critical to our health as oxygen metabolism. And yet as critical as it is, virtually every doctor you will see in these United States will never once test it in his or her patients.