John Maina
John Maina
Professor of Anatomy, University of johannesburg
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Extra-Mediterranean refugia: the rule and not the exception?
T Schmitt, Z Varga
Frontiers in Zoology 9 (1), 1-12, 2012
Thin and strong! The bioengineering dilemma in the structural and functional design of the blood-gas barrier
JN Maina, JB West
Physiological reviews 85 (3), 811-844, 2005
What it takes to fly: the structural and functional respiratory refinements in birds and bats
JN Maina
Journal of Experimental Biology 203 (20), 3045-3064, 2000
Structure, function and evolution of the gas exchangers: comparative perspectives
JN Maina
Journal of anatomy 201 (4), 281-304, 2002
Evolution of air breathing: oxygen homeostasis and the transitions from water to land and sky
CCW Hsia, A Schmitz, M Lambertz, SF Perry, JN Maina
Comprehensive Physiology 3 (2), 849-915, 2013
An allometric study of pulmonary morphometric parameters in birds, with mammalian comparisons
JN Maina, AS King, G Settle
Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society of London. B, Biologicalá…, 1989
Development, structure, and function of a novel respiratory organ, the lung‐air sac system of birds: To go where no other vertebrate has gone
JN Maina
Biological Reviews 81 (4), 545-579, 2006
Some recent advances on the study and understanding of the functional design of the avian lung: morphological and morphometric perspectives
JN Maina
Biological Reviews 77 (1), 97-152, 2002
A qualitative and quantitative study of the lung of an ostrich, Struthio camelus
JN Maina, C Nathaniel
Journal of Experimental Biology 204 (13), 2313-2330, 2001
Comparative respiratory morphology: themes and principles in the design and construction of the gas exchangers
JN Maina
The Anatomical Record: An Official Publication of the American Associationá…, 2000
Urea production, acid-base regulation and their interactions in the Lake Magadi tilapia, a unique teleost adapted to a highly alkaline environment
C Wood, H Bergman, P Laurent, J Maina, A Narahara, P Walsh
Journal of Experimental Biology 189 (1), 13-36, 1994
The thickness of avian blood-gas barrier: qualitative and quantitative observations.
JN Maina, AS King
Journal of Anatomy 134 (Pt 3), 553, 1982
The morphometry of the avian lung
JN Maina
Form and function in birds 4, 307-368, 1989
The lung-air sac system of birds: development, structure, and function
J Maina
Springer Science & Business Media, 2005
The gas exchangers: structure, function, and evolution of the respiratory processes
JN Maina
Springer Science & Business Media, 2012
Advances in comparative and environmental physiology
R Greger, FCP Mangum, WGN Somero
Springer-Verlag Berlin, 1988
Morphometric characterization of the airway and vascular systems of the lung of the domestic pig, Sus scrofa: comparison of the airway, arterial and venous systems
JN Maina, P van Gils
Comparative Biochemistry and Physiology Part A: Molecular & Integrativeá…, 2001
Morphometrics of the avian lung. 1. The domestic fowl (Gallus gallus variant domesticus)
MA Abdalla, JN Maina, AS King, DZ King, J Henry
Respiration physiology 47 (3), 267-278, 1982
Effects of ammonia on survival, swimming and activities of enzymes of nitrogen metabolism in the Lake Magadi tilapia Oreochromis alcalicus grahami
PJ Walsh, HL Bergman, A Narahara, CM Wood, PA Wright, DJ Randall, ...
Journal of Experimental Biology 180 (1), 323-327, 1993
Composite cellular defence stratagem in the avian respiratory system: functional morphology of the free (surface) macrophages and specialized pulmonary epithelia
LN Nganpiep, JN Maina
Journal of Anatomy 200 (5), 499-516, 2002
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