Hemoglobin Oxygen Therapeutics LLC

Does lead interfere with hemoglobin-based oxygen carrier (HBOC) function? A pilot study of lead concentrations in three approved or tested HBOCs and oxyhemoglobin dissociation with HBOCs and/or bovine blood with varying lead concentrations.

Khan AK, Jahr JS, Nesargi S, Rothenberg SJ, Tang Z, Cheung A, Gunther RA, Kost GJ, Driessen B. Anesth Analg. 2003 Jun;96(6):1813-20, table of contents.