Accession Number:

AD0603561

Title:

QUARTERLY PROGRESS REPORT NO. 52. THE EFFECTS OF IONIZING RADIATION AND RADIATION PROTECTIVE AGENTS ON THE BIOCHEMISTRY OF MAMMALIAN TISSUES .

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Corporate Author:

USAF RADIATION LAB UNIV OF CHICAGO ILL

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Report Date:

1964-07-15

Pagination or Media Count:

137.0

Abstract:

Contents Influence of X-radiation and various chemical agents on the development of a thiophosphate-oxidizing enzyme system in the livers of male rats Influence of X-irradiation on steroid-induced increases in the activity of a detoxification enzyme in liver Studies on the toxicity and mechanism of action of 2-mercaptoethylamine The influence of various chemical compounds on radiation lethality in mice Studies on tissue oxygen levels and radioprotection with anoxia and serotonin in mice Studies on the toxic and radioprotective effects of cyclobutane derivatives Histopathologic findings in the tissues of mice given daily X-ray exposures with or without liver shielding Hematological and histopathological findings in the tissues of mice fed diets containing para-aminopropiophonone and the effect of daily X-ray exposure on these findings.

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APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE