Accession Number : ADD013124

Title :   Flow Through Device for Determination of the Penetration Rate of Chemicals Across Biological Membranes in Vitro.

Descriptive Note : Patent, Filed 2 Oct 86, patented 26 May 87,

Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE AIR FORCE WASHINGTON DC

Personal Author(s) : Hobson,David W

Report Date : 26 May 1987

Pagination or Media Count : 6

Abstract : An apparatus for determining in vitro the penetration rate of chemicals across a biological membrane. The apparatus comprises two housings, one holding a reservoir of test chemical, and the other providing a chamber for flowing receptor solution across a membrane held in a membrane holding compartment.

Descriptors :   *PATENTS, *OSMOSIS, *MEASURING INSTRUMENTS, *LABORATORY EQUIPMENT, *MEMBRANES(BIOLOGY), CHEMICAL ANALYSIS, FLOW RATE, HOUSINGS, CHAMBERS

Subject Categories : Biochemistry

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE