NEW METHODS DEVELOPMENT FOR IRRITANT SCREENING
Quarterly progress rept. no. 3, 23 Sep-22 Dec 1963
BIONETICS RESEARCH LABS INC FALLS CHURCH VA
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Peritoneal mast cells have been found to liberate too small a quantity of histamine to permit evaluation of the activity of irritants. Guinea pig lungs appear suitable. Mice and dogs appear inferior to rabbits for evaluation of eye irritation. Assessment by current methods has now been accomplished on a cumulative total of approximately 280 compounds.
- Chemical, Biological and Radiological Warfare
- Medicine and Medical Research