|Title||Anesthetic effect of 4-styrylpyridine on lamprey and fish|
|Publication Type||Journal Article|
|Year of Publication||1964|
|Authors||Howell JH, Thomas PM|
|Journal||Transactions of the American Fisheries Society|
The anesthetic property of 4-styrylpyridine (4-SP) on fish and lamprey was first noticed during chemical screening in search of a selective toxicant for larval lamprey. To assess the possible value of the compound as an anesthetic, we later conducted the experiments reviewed in this report.