Accession Number : AD0661059
Title : EFFECTS OF CERTAIN COMPOUNDS ON ANIMALS SUBJECTED TO SIMULATED HIGH ALTITUDE.
Descriptive Note : Annual progress rept. no. 1, 1 Feb-1 Oct 67,
Corporate Author : PITTSBURGH UNIV PA
Personal Author(s) : Buckley,Joseph P.
Report Date : OCT 1967
Pagination or Media Count : 8
Abstract : The studies were mainly concerned with the possible mechanisms of action of the compound in protecting the animals from the lethal effects of severe hypoxia and the design and manufacture of a decompression chamber which would permit utilization of four Skinner boxes to determine the effects of phenformin HCl on performance and learning at simulated high altitude. (Author)
Descriptors : (*PHARMACOLOGY, *HIGH ALTITUDE), DRUGS, DECOMPRESSION, HYPOXIA, BEHAVIOR, LEARNING, RATS, ACCLIMATIZATION, DOSAGE
Subject Categories : Anatomy and Physiology
Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE