Radioprotection by Pressor Amidines

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Science  12 Jul 1963:
Vol. 141, Issue 3576, pp. 160
DOI: 10.1126/science.141.3576.160


In the mouse, radioprotection is not always associated with the effect of hypertensive amidines and related amines. The protection resulting from this group of agents follows the pharmacological reduction of intercellular oxygen tension. oxygen tension of radiosensitive tissues.