Accession Number : AD0706772

Title :   NON-THERMAL EFFECTS OF ALTERNATING ELECTRICAL FIELDS ON BIOLOGICAL STRUCTURES.

Descriptive Note : Final rept. 1 Mar 64-31 Dec 69,

Corporate Author : PENNSYLVANIA UNIV PHILADELPHIA

Personal Author(s) : Schwan,Herman P.

Report Date : 30 APR 1970

Pagination or Media Count : 13

Abstract : A summary is given of a research program involving the following phases: The feasibility of rapidly freezing and thawing blood; The dielectric properties of hemoglobin bound water; Electrical properties of erythrocytes; Field induced force effects and their biological significance; Survey of biohazards and related biophysics. A list of the 59 publications resulting from the work is included.

Descriptors :   (*BLOOD, FREEZING), ELECTRIC FIELDS, DIELECTRIC PROPERTIES, HEMOGLOBIN, STORAGE, ERYTHROCYTES, BIOPHYSICS

Subject Categories : Anatomy and Physiology

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE