Carbonic acid

Carbonic acid, carbonic acid, N2FROM3, - weak dibasic acid. Is formed when dissolved in water, carbon dioxide (see Carbon dioxide), while in the solution slowly set the following balance:carbonic acid
In blood under the action of the enzyme carbonic anhydrase this equilibrium is established almost immediately.
Coal acid and its derivatives play a large role in the processes of life. Cm. also the Acid-alkaline balance. Metabolism and energy, biological Oxidation.