TITLE

AN ANALYSIS OF THE BUFFER SYSTEMS IN SALIVA

AUTHOR(S)
LILIENTHAL, B.
PUB. DATE
August 1955
SOURCE
Journal of Dental Research;Aug1955, Vol. 34 Issue 4, p516
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses a study on the buffer mechanisms in saliva. Researchers collected saliva from people and titrated it in a container containing 2 milliliters (ml.) of distilled water. They found that the buffering ability of saliva is based on its bicarbonate and phosphate content. Mucoid in saliva was unrelated to its buffer capacity.
ACCESSION #
36494096

 

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