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The Chromosome-Scanning Program At Lawrence Radiation Laboratory
Author(s): Stuart P. Stone; James L. Littlepage
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Paper Abstract

A Bio-Medical Division was established in 1963 at the Lawrence Radiation Laboratory. The four main divisions of the LRL Bio-Medical program are (Ref. 1): 1) prediction of the possible impact of release of radiation and radionuclides upon the biosphere - in particular upon man from any type of nuclear event; 2) documentation of the life history of radio-nuclides produced in the event; 3) determination of any effects of the radionuclides upon man; 4) development of countermeasures to minimize any possible radiation burden to man. These studies deal mainly with internal emitters and consider possibilities of slow delivery of low total doses of radiation.

Paper Details

Date Published: 1 July 1967
PDF: 11 pages
Proc. SPIE 0010, Computerized Imaging Techniques, (1 July 1967); doi: 10.1117/12.946707
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Stuart P. Stone, University of California (United States)
James L. Littlepage, University of California (United States)

Published in SPIE Proceedings Vol. 0010:
Computerized Imaging Techniques

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