Accession Number : AD0666048

Title :   ROLE OF VARIOUS BRAIN STRUCTURES ON PHYSIOLOGICAL FUNCTIONS.

Descriptive Note : Technical rept. (Final), 1 May 64-1 May 67,

Corporate Author : SAO PAULO UNIV (BRAZIL) SCHOOL OF MEDICINE OF RIBEIRAO PRETO

Personal Author(s) : Covian,Miguel R.

Report Date : 14 DEC 1967

Pagination or Media Count : 23

Abstract : The main lines of work followed during the report period have included: (1) Role of central nervous system on homeostasis--a. Central nervous control of hydromineral metabolism; b. Central nervous control of circulation and respiration. (2) Behavioral studies--a. Conditioning under unconscious state. (3) Neuroendocrinology--a. Hypothalamic releasing factors. (4) Sensory system--a. Recording of cochlear potentials in the unanesthetized guinea pig; b. Application to the study of ototoxic drugs.

Descriptors :   (*CENTRAL NERVOUS SYSTEM, PHYSIOLOGY), METABOLISM, BLOOD CIRCULATION, RESPIRATION, BEHAVIOR, ENDOCRINE GLANDS, NEUROLOGY, THALAMUS, PERCEPTION, EAR, DRUGS, TOXICITY

Subject Categories : Anatomy and Physiology

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE