Accession Number:

AD0668557

Title:

MECHANOCHEMISTRY OF COUPLED CONTRACTILE AND CHEMICAL RATE PROCESSES.

Descriptive Note:

Final rept. 1 Jan 66-31 Dec 67,

Corporate Author:

WEIZMANN INST OF SCIENCE REHOVOTH (ISRAEL) POLYMER DEPT

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1967-01-01

Pagination or Media Count:

119.0

Abstract:

Contents Introductory review A dynamic-elastic investigation of the chemical denaturation of collagen fibers The mechanochemical melting of collagen fibers Part I, Mechanical contractions The mechanochemical melting of collagen fibers Part II, Diffusion controlled contractions Contraction-relaxation of collagen fibers in LiBr-water-acetone solutions Study of collagen denaturation kinetics by dynamic mechanical methods.

Subject Categories:

  • Biochemistry
  • Non-electrical Energy Conversion
  • Atomic and Molecular Physics and Spectroscopy

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE