Accession Number : AD0287081

Title :   RADIOBIOLOGIC EXPERIMENTS IN DISCOVERER SATELLITE XVII

Corporate Author : SCHOOL OF AEROSPACE MEDICINE BROOKS AFB TEX

Personal Author(s) : CRAWFORD,GEORGE W.

Report Date : JUN 1962

Pagination or Media Count : 1

Abstract : Contents: Physical description of the flight Identification of particles and dose measurements Physical dosimetry Microbiologic effects of space radiations The effect of space flights on living human cells aboard the Discoverer XVII vehile Effects of space flight on the in vitro combining capacity of antigen and antibody Experiments with photosynthetic microorganisms

Descriptors :   *RADIOBIOLOGY, *SPACE FLIGHT, CELLS (BIOLOGY), COSMIC RAYS, DOSIMETERS, MICROORGANISMS, PARTICLES, PHOTOGRAPHIC ANALYSIS, SATELLITES(ARTIFICIAL), SCIENTIFIC RESEARCH

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE