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Main Title Automotive Exhaust and Mouse Activity: Relationships between Pollutant Concentrations and Decreases in Wheel Running.
Author Gage, Michael I. ;
CORP Author Health Effects Research Lab., Research Triangle Park, NC.
Year Published 1979
Report Number EPA/600/J-79/043;
Stock Number PB80-124126
Additional Subjects Carbon monoxide ; Exhaust gases ; Toxicity ; Radiation effects ; Mice ; Exposure ; Laboratory animals ; Respiration ; Males ; Females ; Relationships ; Activity ; Concentration(Composition) ; Reprints ; Automobile exhaust ; Air pollution effects(Animals) ; Toxic substances ; Environmental health
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NTIS  PB80-124126 Most EPA libraries have a fiche copy filed under the call number shown. Check with individual libraries about paper copy. NTIS 06/23/1988
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Abstract Groups of male and female mice inhaled either clean air, 100 ppm carbon monoxide, or light-irradiated and nonirridiated automotive exhaust containing nominally 25, 50, 75, or 100 ppm carbon monoxide in three tests with exposure lasting from 4 to 7 days. Exhaust from a factory or lean-tuned engine in the first and third tests reversibly suppressed activity wheel running during exposure in mice of both sexes by as much as 78.3 and 83.1 percent respectively. Light-irradiated exhaust suppressed running more than nonirradiated exhaust. For the second test, when the engine was tuned to be low in pollutants other than carbon monoxide, exhaust did not suppress running. Exposure to carbon monoxide alone only slightly decreased running in male mice, but increased running in female mice.
Supplementary Notes Pub. in Archives of Environmental Health v34, n3, p164-168 1979. Also pub. as ISSN-0003-9896.
NTIS Title Notes Journal article.
Title Annotations Reprint: Automotive Exhaust and Mouse Activity: Relationships between Pollutant Concentrations and Decreases in Wheel Running,
PUB Date Free Form 1979
Category Codes 6T; 6F; 6R; 57Y; 57V; 68A
NTIS Prices PC A02/MF A01
Primary Description 600/11
Document Type NT
Cataloging Source NTIS/MT
Control Number 323772388
Origin NTIS
Type CAT