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LTF  -  lactotransferrin

Canis lupus familiaris

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Disease relevance of LTF

  • The main objective of these experiments was to examine whether continuous isocapnic hypoxia in awake goats elicits LTF and additionally, to determine if goats exhibit hypoxic ventilatory decline (roll-off) during the hypoxic exposure [1].


  1. Lack of long-term facilitation of ventilation after exposure to hypoxia in goats. Dwinell, M.R., Janssen, P.L., Bisgard, G.E. Respiration physiology. (1997) [Pubmed]
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