Accession Number : AD0751429

Title :   The Toxicology of Some Commercial Fluorocarbons,

Corporate Author : AEROSPACE MEDICAL RESEARCH LAB WRIGHT-PATTERSON AFB OHIO

Personal Author(s) : Waritz,Richard S.

Report Date : DEC 1971

Pagination or Media Count : 16

Abstract : The field of fluorocarbon toxicology is a very fascinating toxicological area. Except for the field of natural products such as amino acids and carbohydrates, it contains some of the best examples of extreme variations of biological activity accompanying seemingly minor structural variations. The report discusses these variations and the toxicology of various compounds.

Descriptors :   (*HALOGENATED HYDROCARBONS, *TOXICITY), RESPIRATION, FLUORINE COMPOUNDS, REFRIGERANTS, CHLORINE COMPOUNDS, EYE, SKIN(ANATOMY)

Subject Categories : Toxicology

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE