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  • What is HCO3?

    HCO3, also known as bicarbonate, is a polyatomic anion with the formula HCO3–. It is a major component of the carbonate buffer system in the blood, which helps to regulate blood pH. Bicarbonate is also involved in several other physiological processes, including the transport of carbon dioxide and the regulation of acid-base balance. Bicarbonate is…