Accession Number:

ADA136225

Title:

Molecular Mechanisms Involved in Tissue Swelling due to Injury and due to Exposure to Low Temperature and Massive Water and Electrolyte Loss in Diarrheal Disorders.

Descriptive Note:

Annual progress rept. Nov 80-1 Oct 81,

Corporate Author:

PENNSYLVANIA HOSPITAL PHILADELPHIA DEPT OF MOLECULAR BIOLOGY

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1981-10-01

Pagination or Media Count:

20.0

Abstract:

Laboratory work is reported on 1 further investigation into the osmotic activity of water in the presence of several oxygen-containing polymers 2 further investigation into the molecular mechanism involved in the swelling of frog muscle induced by isotonic KC1 and 3 further investigation into the relationship between swelling, salt ions, and ATP in cold-injured tissues.

Subject Categories:

  • Biochemistry
  • Anatomy and Physiology

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE