Accession Number:

AD0297863

Title:

PROCUREMENT AND ISOLATION OF BIOLOGICALLY ACTIVE SUBSTANCES DERIVED FROM NATURAL SOURCES

Descriptive Note:

Final rept. 1 Dec 1961-28 Jan 1963

Corporate Author:

LOMA LINDA UNIV CA

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1963-02-28

Pagination or Media Count:

10.0

Abstract:

During the fourth period of this contract 2800 pounds of viscera were ground and extracted. Three hundred and fifty-five gallons of methanol exctract were obtained and this was precipitated with acetone and the resulting rnaterial was put through the process. One thousand seven hundred and seventy-five gallons of acetone were recovered through the solvent recovery still. Four batches of the purified toxin with a total weight of 2,270.6 milligrams were produced and sent to the Army Chemical Center.

Subject Categories:

  • Biochemistry
  • Toxicology

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE