Table 4.

Effect of ammonia on B-cell basolateral Cl-/ HCO3- exchange activity

AmmoniaInitial pHiBasolateral Cl-/HCO3- Exchange Activity (pH Units/Min-1)
aP < 0.05.
Absent (n = 6)7.42 ± 0.164.06 ± 0.40
Present (n = 6)7.41 ± 0.095.18 ± 0.24a