Accession Number : AD0740094

Title :   Symposium on the Effects of Pressure on Organisms.

Descriptive Note : Conference rept.,

Corporate Author : OFFICE OF NAVAL RESEARCH LONDON (ENGLAND)

Personal Author(s) : Sonnenschein,Ralph R.

Report Date : 22 FEB 1972

Pagination or Media Count : 12

Abstract : At the Symposium on the Effects of Pressure on Organisms, held in Bangor, Wales on 6-10 September 1971, effects of high pressure on physiocochemical systems and on a wide variety of plant and animal forms were discussed as well as anatomical and physiological adaptations of living forms to pressure and submersion. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*HIGH PRESSURE, *STRESS(PHYSIOLOGY)), SYMPOSIA, HYDROSTATIC PRESSURE, PHYSICAL PROPERTIES, CHEMICAL PROPERTIES, HUMANS, PHYSIOLOGY, ADAPTATION(PHYSIOLOGY), ANIMALS, AQUATIC ANIMALS, PLANTS(BOTANY), DIVING

Subject Categories : Stress Physiology

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE