Accession Number : AD0288221

Title :   Quarterly Progress Report Nuamber 45,

Corporate Author : USAF RADIATION LAB UNIV OF CHICAGO ILL

Personal Author(s) : DUBOIS,KENNETH P.

Report Date : 15 OCT 1962

Pagination or Media Count : 1

Abstract : Contents: Influence of X-irradiation on the development of a thiophosphate-oxidizing enzyme system in the livers of rats The influence of X-irradiation on pyridine nucleotide-linked dehydrogenases and glucose 6-phosphatase activity of rat tissues The influence of various chemical compounds on radiation-induced changes in enzyme activities in certain rat tissues The influence of various chemical compounds on radiation lethality in mice The mechanism of the radioprotective effects of cyanide and various nitriles The mechanism of the toxic and radioprotective effects of p-aminopropiophenone and derivatives in mice The toxicity of rare earth compounds and their influence on radiation lethality A comparison of the gross pathologic findings in the blood vessels of rats and mice exposed to acute and chronic X-irradiation while receiving various atherogenic and high fat diets

Descriptors :   *RADIATION EFFECTS, *RADIATION INJURIES, BIOCHEMISTRY, GAMMA RAYS, NEUTRONS, PHARMACOLOGY, RADIOPROTECTIVE AGENTS, SURVIVAL(PERSONNEL), TOXICITY, X RAYS

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE