Accession Number : AD0648452

Title :   ANNUAL PROGRESS REPORT FOR 1966,

Corporate Author : MARINE BIOLOGICAL LAB WOODS HOLE MASS

Personal Author(s) : Steinbach,H. Burr

Report Date : 13 MAR 1967

Pagination or Media Count : 15

Abstract : The document contains summaries of the following reports: Macromolecular synthesis in the eggs and embryos of the surf clam Spisula solidissima; Salt-secreting mechanism in Artemia (Brine shrimp); Salt-absorbing mechanism in Callinectes (Blue crab); Bioelectric control of luminescence and tentacle movement in Noctiluca miliavis; Factors influencing the accumulation of carbohydrates by Cestodes; Interaction of glucose and maltose in a mediated transport system; Preliminary studies on the incorporation of C 14 02 gas by a nemertine Lineus ruber; Chemical nature of sponge aggregation factor; Ribosomal RNA synthesis in early sea urchin embryos; Mechanism of adhesion among cells of sea urchin embryos; Cryoprotein of the ocular lens; Very fast muscle in the lobster probably responsible for sound production; Mechanisms of ventilatory control in decapods; Radiation-induced mitotic delay in the sea urchin egg.

Descriptors :   (*MARINE BIOLOGY, REPORTS), RIBONUCLEIC ACIDS, AQUATIC ANIMALS, PROTEINS, BIOSYNTHESIS, RIBOSOMES, EGGS, REPRODUCTION(PHYSIOLOGY), SEA WATER, SECRETION, ECHINODERMATA, MITOCHONDRIA, CRUSTACEA, ELECTROPHYSIOLOGY, LUMINESCENCE, PARASITES, CARBOHYDRATES, LABELED SUBSTANCES, SPONGES, FISHES, EMBRYOS, EYE, SOUND, NERVOUS SYSTEM, MITOSIS

Subject Categories : Anatomy and Physiology
      Biological Oceanography

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE