Accession Number : ADP002086

Title :   Central Nervous Mechanisms Regulating Body Temperature,

Corporate Author : STANFORD UNIV CALIF DEPT OF BIOLOGICAL SCIENCES

Personal Author(s) : Heller,H. C.

Report Date : OCT 1981

Pagination or Media Count : 30

Abstract : In this chapter I shall discuss current concepts of the organization of the central nervous thermoregulatory system. I shall pay particular attention to features of the system which may present special problems or opportunities for biologists studying the effects of microwave radiation on organisms.

Descriptors :   *Microwaves, *Temperature control, *Body temperature, *Radiation effects, Symposia, Central nervous system, Skin(Anatomy), Sensitivity, Body weight, Mammals, Metabolism, Oxygen consumption, Physiological effects

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE