Accession Number:

ADA194461

Title:

AFRRI (Armed Forces Radiobiology Research Institute) Reports, October, November and December 1987.

Descriptive Note:

Technical rept.

Corporate Author:

ARMED FORCES RADIOBIOLOGY RESEARCH INST BETHESDA MD

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1988-03-01

Pagination or Media Count:

207.0

Abstract:

Partial Contents The mast cell granule A phospholipid source for prostaglandin synthesis Research issues for radiation protection for man during prolonged spaceflight Quantification of gut injury with diamine oxidase activity Development of a fission neutron RBE and measurements with combined injury in mouse models Rat monocytes in a model of combined injury express the OX8 antigen Involvement of histamine H1 and H2 receptors in hypothermia induced by ionizing radiation in guinea pigs Locomotor behavior in mice following exposure to fission-neutron irradiation and trauma Alterations in locomotor activity induced by radioprotective doses of 16,16-dimethyl prostaglandin E2 Fetal hypothalamic brain grafts reduce the obesity produced by ventromedial hypothalamic lesions The rhesus monkey A primate model for hemopoietic stem cell studies Interdependence of the radioprotective effects of human recombinant interleukin 1 alpha, tumor necrosis factor alpha, granulocyte colony-stimulating factor, and murine recombinant granulocyte-macrophage colony-stimulating factor Radiation-induced hematologic and nonspecific immunologic effects in the canine.

Subject Categories:

  • Astronautics
  • Radiobiology
  • Pharmacology

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE