volume 49, issue 2-3, P315-323 1988
DOI: 10.1016/0300-483x(88)90014-5
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Abstract: The effects of 13 Gy gamma-radiation alone and in combination with 200 mg/kg of the radioprotector S-2-(3-aminopropylamino)ethylphosphorothioic acid (WR-2721) on locomotor activity and body weight were examined in CD2F1 mice over a 10-month period. The results confirmed that WR-2721 is an excellent radioprotector against lethality. All mice receiving 13 Gy without WR-2721 died in 5-7 days. For mice that received WR-2721 alone or WR-2721 + radiation, survival at 30 days was 100% and 70%, respectively. Body weig…

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