Accession Number : AD0438895


Title :   (NO TITLE).


Descriptive Note : Quarterly progress rept. no. 51.


Corporate Author : USAF RADIATION LAB UNIV OF CHICAGO ILL


Report Date : 15 Apr 1964


Pagination or Media Count : 131


Abstract : Contents: Studies on the Toxicity and Mechanism of Ac1ion of 2-Mercaptoethylamine; Influence of Xirradiation on the Development of a Thiophosphate-Oxidizing Enzyme System in the Livers of Rats; Influence of Steroids and Other Factors on the Development of Radiation Sensitive Detoxification Systems; Ef ects of 2-Imino-thiazolidine4-carboxylic Acid on the Radioprotective Activity of Various Chemical Agents; The Anfluence of Various Chemical Compounds on Radiation Lethality in Mice; Dose-Mortality Relationships for Several Radioprotective Agents; Further Studies on the Role of Sodium Nitrite in Radioprotection in Mice; Chemical Radioprotection Against Absorbermoderated Protons; Effect of the Addition of 2Mercaptoethylamine or Para-aminopropiophenone to the Diets of Chronically Irradiated Mice and the Production of Methemoglobin by Feeding a Diet Containing Para-aminopropiophenone. (Author)


Descriptors :   *RADIATION EFFECTS , *BIOCHEMISTRY , TISSUES(BIOLOGY) , CHEMICAL COMPOUNDS , RADIOPROTECTIVE AGENTS , TOXICITY , RADIATION INJURIES , GAMMA RAYS , SODIUM COMPOUNDS , LETHAL DOSAGE , SURVIVAL(PERSONNEL) , RATS , MICE , SODIUM COMPOUNDS , ENZYMES


Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE