Accession Number : ADA182622

Title :   AFRRI (Armed Forces Radiobiology Research Institute) Reports, January, February, March 1987.

Descriptive Note : Technical rept.

Corporate Author : ARMED FORCES RADIOBIOLOGY RESEARCH INST BETHESDA MD

PDF Url : ADA182622

Report Date : Apr 1987

Pagination or Media Count : 88

Abstract : Contents: Effect of radiation dose on the recovery of aerobic and anaerobic bacteria from mice; Sodium-hydrogen exchange system in LLC-PK1 epithelium; A sodium-hydrogen exchange system in isolated apical membrane from LLC-PK1 epithelia; Effects of ethanol on the functional properties of sodium channels in brain synaptosomes; Radioprotection by interleukin-1; Cytokines in radioprotection - Comparison of the radioprotective effects of IL-1 to IL-2, GM-CSF and IFN gamma; Dithiothreitol elicits epileptiform activity in CA1 of the guinea pig hippocampal slice; Resistance of after hyperpolarizations in hippocampal pyramidal cells to prostaglandins and vasoactive intestinal polypeptide (VIP); Kinetic flow dichroism study of conformational changes in supercoiled DNA induced by ethidium bromide and noncovalent and covalent binding of benzo alpha pyrene diol epoxide; and Reference dosimetry for 1986 NATO battlefield dosimetry intercomparisons at Army Pulsed Radiation Facility.

Descriptors :   *MILITARY RESEARCH, *RADIOBIOLOGY, *MILITARY MEDICINE, *MEDICAL RESEARCH, *ANAEROBIC BACTERIA, COVALENT BONDS, DEOXYRIBONUCLEIC ACIDS, DOSIMETRY, FUNCTIONAL ANALYSIS, GUINEA PIGS, MICE, PROSTAGLANDIN, RADIATION DOSAGE, RADIATION PROTECTION, BIOCHEMISTRY, MEMBRANES(BIOLOGY), EPITHELIUM, RADIOPROTECTIVE AGENTS

Subject Categories : Radiobiology

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE