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Anoxia is a state of total oxygen deprivation within tissues or organs. It is an extreme form of hypoxia – a condition characterized by insufficient availability of oxygen. The damage caused by partial or complete lack of oxygen supply is known as hypoxic/anoxic injury.
Groundbreaking experiment in pigs challenges the notion about brain damage

Groundbreaking experiment in pigs challenges the notion about brain damage

U of G study beginning to unravel mystery of hagfish’s zombie hearts

U of G study beginning to unravel mystery of hagfish’s zombie hearts

Study describes new muscular disease caused by mutation in myoglobin gene

Study describes new muscular disease caused by mutation in myoglobin gene

Researchers explore freshwater turtles to understand mechanisms that protect from heart damage

Researchers explore freshwater turtles to understand mechanisms that protect from heart damage

Goldfish survive lack of oxygen for months by converting their carbs to alcohol

Goldfish survive lack of oxygen for months by converting their carbs to alcohol

Mothers give offspring a head start in life

Mothers give offspring a head start in life

Fruit flies helping FAU researchers to discover novel genes responsible for neuroprotection

Fruit flies helping FAU researchers to discover novel genes responsible for neuroprotection

Concise analysis of global disposable gloves market

Concise analysis of global disposable gloves market

Anoxia-induced suspended animation helps survive hypothermia

Anoxia-induced suspended animation helps survive hypothermia

Glycolytic oscillations during ischemia can increase heart damage

Glycolytic oscillations during ischemia can increase heart damage

Quebec transplantation: 431 people receive 499 organs from 138 deceased donors

Quebec transplantation: 431 people receive 499 organs from 138 deceased donors

Research looks at drop in delivery-related rate of death for infants born at term

Research looks at drop in delivery-related rate of death for infants born at term

Memory function varies after damage to key area of the brain

Memory function varies after damage to key area of the brain

Discovery of new rare type of haemoglobin

Discovery of new rare type of haemoglobin

Peanut - kiss not the culprit in Canadian teens death

Peanut - kiss not the culprit in Canadian teens death

New device offers potential for accurate and reliable monitoring of brain oxygenation during cardiac surgeries

New device offers potential for accurate and reliable monitoring of brain oxygenation during cardiac surgeries

Study of Anoxia could yield better anesthetics, stroke/heart attack recovery

Study of Anoxia could yield better anesthetics, stroke/heart attack recovery

Bush intervenes in Terri Schiavo case

Bush intervenes in Terri Schiavo case