Accession Number : AD0670982
Title : FEASIBILITY STUDY ON EFFECTS OF ANTHOCYANIN IN IMPROVING NIGHT VISION.
Descriptive Note : Final rept. 1 Aug-31 Dec 64,
Corporate Author : TECHNOLOGY INC SAN ANTONIO TEX TEXAS DIV
Personal Author(s) : Borges,John E.
Report Date : 11 JAN 1965
Pagination or Media Count : 30
Abstract : A study was performed in order to determine the feasibility of the night-vision beneficial effects of the biologically active agent of 'bilberry' extract, anthocyanin, a pigment believed to consist of anthocyanidin glucoside. This study consisted primarily of the collection, documentation and evaluation of available experimental physiological/biochemical data from several sources in England, France and the U.S.A. (Author)
Descriptors : (*ORGANIC PIGMENTS, NIGHT VISION), ADAPTATION(PHYSIOLOGY), PHARMACOLOGY, GLYCOSIDES, VISUAL ACUITY, FEASIBILITY STUDIES, FRUITS
Subject Categories : Anatomy and Physiology
Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE