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What is in plasma?

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September 22, 2017 1:33PM

Depends on which plasma youre talking about.

Plasma in physics:

1.Plasma does not contain anything, it is a unique form of matter and a type of energy produced from passing electrical currents through plasma based gasses.

2.Plasma is when the atoms vibrate faster than anything else.

Plasma in blood:

it is 90% water and ni the 10% there are

· Nutrients-eg amino acids, glucose and vitamins

· Waste products-eg urea

· Hormones-eg adrenaline and insulin

· Mineral salts-eg calcium and iron

· Plasma proteins-eg prothrombin, fibrinogen and albumin

· Respiratory gases- eg carbon dioxide and oxygen