Accession Number:

ADA254581

Title:

AFRRI Reports, Second Quarter 1992.

Descriptive Note:

Rept. for Apr-Jul 92.

Corporate Author:

ARMED FORCES RADIOBIOLOGY RESEARCH INST BETHESDA MD

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1992-07-01

Pagination or Media Count:

94.0

Abstract:

This report includes the following topics Short and long courses of ofloxacin therapy of Klebsiella pneumoniae sepsis following irradiation, Possible accelerated striatal aging induced by 56Fe heavy-particle irradiation Implications for manned space flights, Modulation of mortality by tissue trauma and sepsis in mice after radiation injury, Cytokine therapy in canine and primate models of radiation-induced marrow aplasia, Comparison of behavioral and radioprotective effects of WR-2721 and WR-3689, Energy transfer mechanisms in DNA Relationship to energy deposition in sub-microscopic volumes, Role of interleukin 6 IL-6 in protection from lethal irradiation and in endocrine responses to IL-1 and tumor necrosis factor, Effects on enhancing hemopoietic reconstitution and increasing survival following exposure to ionizing radiation, and Radioprotection of hematopoietic tissues in mice by lipoic acid.

Subject Categories:

  • Medicine and Medical Research

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE