Accession Number:

ADA099685

Title:

Physiological Adaptations of Arctic Mammals.

Descriptive Note:

Final rept.,

Corporate Author:

ARCTIC INST OF NORTH AMERICA ARLINGTON VA

Report Date:

1975-01-01

Pagination or Media Count:

52.0

Abstract:

Contents Cold Acclimation in Arctic Lemmings Tolerance of Arctic Lemmings to Hypothermia and Dehydration Renal Function in Hypothermic Arctic Lemmings Cold Acclimation in the Tundra Vole Microtus oeconomus Induction of Summer Hibernation in the 13-Lined Ground Squirrel Shown by Comparative Serum Transfusions from Arctic Mammals Characterization of Polar Bear Serum Lipoproteins Photoperiodism and the Physiology of the Pineal Gland Simultaneous Measurements of Heart Rate and Oxygen Consumption in Black-Tailed Prairie Dogs Cynomys ludovicianus Oxygen Consumption and Body Temperature Measurements of Lemmings Maintained at minus 40 deg Effect of Norepinephrine on Muscle O2 Consumption of Cold Acclimated Rats Effect of Cold Acclimation on Oxygen Consumption in Muscle Daily Rhythm of Body Temperature of Wolverines Gulo luscus luscus Use of Implants in Muskrat to Study Heart Rate and Body Temperature Expenditures and Explanation of Expenditures.

Subject Categories:

  • Stress Physiology

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE