- What is buffer ? Name the body buffers and their role in living system.
- Define and classify buffer. How buffer acts ? Show with equation how buffer act.
- Which buffer system is most potent and why ?
- Name the buffers in ECF, ICF and blood. Describe their buffering activity in acid-base disorder. Give their basic mechanism of action.
- What is pK ? Prove that maximum buffering action is obtained at half neutralization.
- Define buffer system. Enumerate the intracellular buffer. Describe the role of plasma protein as buffer.
- How blood pH is maintained at a constant level? What is its importance?
- Show how HCl is buffered in Blood.