Accession Number : AD0784269

Title :   Protective Lotions for Military Personnel.

Descriptive Note : Final comprehensive rept. 1 Oct 72-1 May 74,

Corporate Author : CREATIVE BIOLOGY LAB INC BARBERTON OHIO

Personal Author(s) : Walker,Katherine E. ; Cardarelli,Nathan F. ; Bille,Suzanne M. ; Senderling,Ron

Report Date : 01 MAY 1974

Pagination or Media Count : 76

Abstract : Topically applied cosmetically acceptable lotions were developed that offered substantial protection to test animals against Schistosome cercariae penetration. Long term dermal adhesion and environmental resistance of polymeric films were evaluated. Special cosmetic and environmental test methods using non-human subjects were established. (Author)

Descriptors :   *Schistosomiasis, Protection, Skin(Anatomy), Parasites, Penetration, Military personnel

Subject Categories : Medicine and Medical Research

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE