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Avian blood

Postby Pajarita » Mon Apr 26, 2021 10:15 am

In truth, avian blood has not been studied enough but we do know a few very interesting things:

Avian Circulatory system:

Avian Hematology: ... d%20smears.

Avian erythrocytes have functional mitochondria, opening novel perspectives for birds as animal models in the study of ageing:
https://frontiersinzoology.biomedcentra ... 9994-10-33

Birds' blood functions as heating system in winter (but does it happen to all species? Because the study was done with temperate climate birds) ... inter.html
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