Accession Number : AD0722446

Title :   Chemistry of Radiation Protecting Agents.

Descriptive Note : Final scientific rept. 1 Mar 68-28 Feb 71,

Corporate Author : AUCKLAND UNIV (NEW ZEALAND)

Personal Author(s) : Packer,J. E.

Report Date : 28 FEB 1971

Pagination or Media Count : 14

Abstract : Work on homocysteine thiolactone is fairly fully discussed, work on cysteine is also reported, the current situation summarised, and the significant features of the other systems studied summarised. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*RADIOPROTECTIVE AGENTS, *THIOLS), (*RADIATION CHEMISTRY, THIOLS), SULFUR HETEROCYCLIC COMPOUNDS, FREE RADICALS, REACTION KINETICS, KETONES, AMINES, NEW ZEALAND

Subject Categories : Pharmacology
      Radiation and Nuclear Chemistry

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE