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Table 1.

Composition of experimental solutions(Nicolson, 1992)

Composition (mmol l-1)
ControlA (K+ free)B (low Na+)
NaCl 90 140 
KCl 50 140 
MgCl2 
CaCl2 
NaHCO3 
NaH2PO4 
Glycine 10 10 10 
Proline 10 10 10 
Serine 10 10 10 
Histidine 10 10 10 
Glutamine 10 10 10 
Glucose 50 50 50 
Composition (mmol l-1)
ControlA (K+ free)B (low Na+)
NaCl 90 140 
KCl 50 140 
MgCl2 
CaCl2 
NaHCO3 
NaH2PO4 
Glycine 10 10 10 
Proline 10 10 10 
Serine 10 10 10 
Histidine 10 10 10 
Glutamine 10 10 10 
Glucose 50 50 50 

pH was adjusted to 7.00 by adding 1 mol l-1 HCl. Osmolality of all solutions was 390 mosmol kg-1. Different K+concentrations were obtained by mixing solutions A and B.

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