Accession Number:

AD0658852

Title:

RESISTANCE TO INJURY IN INSECT CELLS DURING DIAPAUSE,

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

NAVAL MEDICAL SCHOOL BETHESDA MD TRANSLATION SERVICE

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1967-08-18

Pagination or Media Count:

23.0

Abstract:

A report is given of studies on the resistance of muscle tissue of active insects and those in diapause, to a number of new influences, for the purpose of establishing how general and non specific the reaction of increased resistance of the tissue is during the diapause. The effect of the following agents on the tissues were studied ethyl alcohol, mercuric chloride, malachite green, alpha-dinitrophenol, potassium cyanide, methyl blue, and high temperature.

Subject Categories:

  • Anatomy and Physiology

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE