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Altitude Hypoxia

Known as: Altitude Hypoxias, Hypoxia, Altitude 
Low ambient oxygen tension associated with ALTITUDE.
National Institutes of Health

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Highly Cited
2011
Highly Cited
2011
Modern humans have occupied almost all possible environments globally since exiting Africa about 100,000 years ago. Both… Expand
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Review
2010
Review
2010
Summary High-altitude environments provide ideal testing grounds for investigations of mechanism and process in physiological… Expand
Review
2008
Review
2008
Evidence from a number of vertebrate taxa suggests that modifications of hemoglobin (Hb) function may often play a key role in… Expand
Review
2008
Review
2008
When humans are exposed to hypoxia, systemic and intracellular changes operate together to minimise hypoxic injury and restore… Expand
Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
The low barometric pressure at high altitude causes lower arterial oxygen content among Tibetan highlanders, who maintain normal… Expand
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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
  • C. Beall
  • Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences
  • 2007
  • Corpus ID: 38587259
Populations native to the Tibetan and Andean Plateaus are descended from colonizers who arrived perhaps 25,000 and 11,000 years… Expand
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
  • C. Beall
  • Integrative and comparative biology
  • 2006
  • Corpus ID: 459193
Research on humans at high-altitudes contributes to understanding the processes of human adaptation to the environment and… Expand
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Review
2002
Review
2002
We describe, in Ethiopia, a third successful pattern of human adaptation to high-altitude hypoxia that contrasts with both the… Expand
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
Elevated hemoglobin concentrations have been reported for high-altitude sojourners and Andean high-altitude natives since early… Expand
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Highly Cited
1973
Highly Cited
1973
Abstract Twenty-three of 25 Peruvian adults with chemodectomas of the head and neck had been born and lived at altitudes between… Expand