Institute of Pathophysiology

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Last Updated: June 1, 2004
Other Name: Inštitut za patolosko fiziologijo
Location: Ljubljana, Slovenia
Subordinate To: University of Ljubljana, Slovenia
Size: Unknown
Facility Status: Operational

This Institute performed research into protection against exposure to Soman (GD) in the late 1980s and early 1990s. [1] This work appears to have ended after 1993. [2] The institute remains operational under the Faculty of Medicine at the University of Ljubljana. [3]

Sources:
[1] Z. Grubic, M. Brank, M. Brzin, "The effects of pretreatment with soman simulator in the skeletal muscle: direct interactions with acetylcholinesterase," Chemico-biological interactions 87 (1-3) (June 1993), pp. 253-257.
[2] M. Brank, M. Sentjurc, A. Stalc, and Z. Grubic, "The influence of soman simulator on reactivation by HI-6 of soman-inhibited acetylcholinesterase in preparations of rat and human skeletal muscle," Biochemical Pharmacology 45 (2) (January 1993), pp. 499-508.
[3] Institute of Pathophysiology, “Predstavitev,” www.pafi.si.

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