Accession Number : AD0850333

Title :   Biochemical Research at the Inst. of Pharmacology and Therapy, Univ. of Milan,

Corporate Author : OFFICE OF NAVAL RESEARCH LONDON (UNITED KINGDOM)

Personal Author(s) : Libber, Leonard M.

Report Date : 31 MAR 1969

Pagination or Media Count : 14

Abstract : Two sections (Experimental endocrinology and biochemical pharmacology) at the Institute of Pharmacology and Therapy, Univ. of Milan, were visited. Research there on the mechanisms of ACTH release, the use of brain sterol chemistry in brain tumor diagnosis and the characterizations of prostaglandin activity are reviewed. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*BIOCHEMISTRY, ITALY), SCIENTIFIC RESEARCH, ADRENOCORTICOTROPIC HORMONE, STEROIDS, BRAIN, CANCER, CHOLESTEROL, ITALY.

Subject Categories : Biochemistry

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE