Accession Number:

ADA148609

Title:

Neohemoglobins and Cross-Linked Hemoglobins as Blood Substitute.

Descriptive Note:

Annual summary rept. no. 1, 1 Sep 81-15 Nov 82,

Corporate Author:

MARYLAND UNIV BALTIMORE

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1982-12-01

Pagination or Media Count:

17.0

Abstract:

We have investigated the effect of heme modifications and specific cross-linking of beta subunits in human and bovine hemoglobins. It appears that both techniques can be utilized for obtaining products potentially useful as oxygen carriers in resuscitative fluids.

Subject Categories:

  • Biochemistry
  • Medicine and Medical Research

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE