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Synonyms for carbon dioxide

a heavy odorless colorless gas formed during respiration and by the decomposition of organic substances

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[USA], Nov 14 ( ANI ): Many people see the carbon cycle as vertical - Carbondioxide moving up and down between soil, plants and the atmosphere.
In the present study, photosynthesis related protein Rubisco activase, gamma carbonic anhydrase, were down-regulated, where the Rubisco activase was the regulatory enzyme of Rubisco, and the gamma carbonic anhydrase (CA), a zinc metal enzyme, was the Key enzymes in carbondioxide concentrating mechanism.
However, minimally invasive procedures such as transoral endoscopic carbondioxide laser microsurgery (TLM) or transoral robotic surgeries (TRS) are now being increasingly used in selected patients.
Reported reduction in alveolar partial pressure of carbondioxide in pregnancy [10,11] is associated with bronchial smooth muscle constriction and can cause obstruction in airway function.
The tissue samples were then dried in a Critical Point Dryer using carbondioxide as the transitional fluid and mounted on aluminium stubs using adhesive silicone tape.
The ileum was cut into 2 inches pieces6 and transferred to an organ bath of 50ml capacity containing tyrode's solution (in mM: NaCl, 136.8mM; KCl, 2.7mM; MgCl2, 0.5mM; CaCl2, 1.3mM; NaH2PO4, 0.14mM; NaHCO3, 12.0mM, Dextrose, 5.5mM) and aerated continuously with 95% oxygen and 5% carbondioxide.5 One end of the ileal strip was attached to the bottom of the oxygen tube in tissue bath and the other end was connected to a research grade force Displacement transducer.2 After equilibration the isotonic ileal smooth muscle activity was recorded through the Displacement Transducer on Power lab.7
In addition, shivering can also result in increased incidence of bleeding, floating clots, infection, increased carbondioxide production and even lactic acidosis.
Carbondioxide is only likely to reach hazardous concentrations where the solid form, dry ice is stored in a poorly ventilated room.
Inciting medications are often one of the following: chloramphenicol, ethambutol, isoniazid, digitalis, chloroquine, streptomycin, chlorpropamide, ethchlorvynol, disulfiram, methanol, carbondioxide, amiodaroneandmetals such as lead.
The conversion process primarily uses carbondioxide as the base of its chemical synthesis process, along with other chemicals that are waste products of other industrial processes.
The combined cycle fuel economy is 68.8mpg and carbondioxide emissions are 95g/km, comfortably below the 100g/km threshold for annual road tax exemption.