Accession Number : ADA182622


Title :   AFRRI (Armed Forces Radiobiology Research Institute) Reports, January, February, March 1987.


Descriptive Note : Technical rept.


Corporate Author : ARMED FORCES RADIOBIOLOGY RESEARCH INST BETHESDA MD


Full Text : https://apps.dtic.mil/dtic/tr/fulltext/u2/a182622.pdf


Report Date : Apr 1987


Pagination or Media Count : 88


Abstract : Contents: Effect of radiation dose on the recovery of aerobic and anaerobic bacteria from mice; Sodium-hydrogen exchange system in LLC-PK1 epithelium; A sodium-hydrogen exchange system in isolated apical membrane from LLC-PK1 epithelia; Effects of ethanol on the functional properties of sodium channels in brain synaptosomes; Radioprotection by interleukin-1; Cytokines in radioprotection - Comparison of the radioprotective effects of IL-1 to IL-2, GM-CSF and IFN gamma; Dithiothreitol elicits epileptiform activity in CA1 of the guinea pig hippocampal slice; Resistance of after hyperpolarizations in hippocampal pyramidal cells to prostaglandins and vasoactive intestinal polypeptide (VIP); Kinetic flow dichroism study of conformational changes in supercoiled DNA induced by ethidium bromide and noncovalent and covalent binding of benzo alpha pyrene diol epoxide; and Reference dosimetry for 1986 NATO battlefield dosimetry intercomparisons at Army Pulsed Radiation Facility.


Descriptors :   *MILITARY RESEARCH , *RADIOBIOLOGY , *MILITARY MEDICINE , *MEDICAL RESEARCH , *ANAEROBIC BACTERIA , COVALENT BONDS , DEOXYRIBONUCLEIC ACIDS , DOSIMETRY , FUNCTIONAL ANALYSIS , GUINEA PIGS , MICE , PROSTAGLANDIN , RADIATION DOSAGE , RADIATION PROTECTION , BIOCHEMISTRY , MEMBRANES(BIOLOGY) , EPITHELIUM , RADIOPROTECTIVE AGENTS


Subject Categories : Radiobiology


Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE