Accession Number:

AD0678338

Title:

THE MECHANISM OF THE EFFECT OF BERYLLIUM ON THE ORGANISM,

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

FOREIGN TECHNOLOGY DIV WRIGHT-PATTERSON AFB OHIO

Report Date:

1968-01-03

Pagination or Media Count:

7.0

Abstract:

The mechanism of the effect of beryllium on the organism is summed up as follows 1 Even in a complex with homologous protein beryllium chloride, sulfate or oxide does not evoke the formation of humoral antibodies or allergy of the anaphylactic shock type. 2 Subcutaneous injection of soluble beryllium salts leads to the development of an inflammatory reaction after 1-2 days repeated injections can amplify its manifestation. The complex of beryllium plus protein has less expressed primary toxic effect than beryllium alone. Author

Subject Categories:

  • Toxicology
  • Pharmacology

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE