Accession Number : AD0843709

Title :   Nature of the Extremely Feeble Glow of Irradiated Solutions of Deoxyribonucleic Acid (DNA),

Corporate Author : PICATINNY ARSENAL DOVER NJ FELTMAN RESEARCH LABS

Personal Author(s) : Zhizhina, G. P. ; Kruglyakova, K. E. ; Emanuel, N. M.

Report Date : NOV 1968

Pagination or Media Count : 10

Abstract : Evidence is presented that the glow of irradiated DNA solutions represents a chemiluminescence of a free-radical nature which is conditioned by the presence of hydroperoxide DNA compounds in the system.

Descriptors :   *RADIATION EFFECTS), (*DEOXYRIBONUCLEIC ACIDS, CHEMILUMINESCENCE, AFTERGLOWS, FREE RADICALS, PEROXIDES, USSR.

Subject Categories : Radiobiology
      Radiation and Nuclear Chemistry

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE