Disk-sphere Transformation in Mammalian Red Cells


THE purpose of this paper is to try to explain the phenomenon of the transformation of the mammalian erythrocytes from disks to spheres when a small drop of a saline suspension is placed between glass slide and cover-glass. Ponder (1934) several years ago reviewed the work which had been done in connexion with this phenomenon. As was pointed out by Ponder… (More)


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