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
      Pharmacology

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE