Anticarcinogenesis and radiation protection



Publisher: Plenum

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  • Oncology.,
  • Radiation.

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Statementedited by Peter A. Cerutti, Oddvar F. Nygaard and Michael G. Simic.
ContributionsCerutti, Peter A., Nygaard, Oddvar F., Simic, Michael G.
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LC ClassificationsRC254
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Paginationxiv,507p.
Number of Pages507
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Open LibraryOL21250858M
ISBN 100306427850

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This book is based on the invited and contributed papers presented at the 2nd International Conference on Anticarcinogenesis and Radiation Protection held at the National Bureau of Standards. The Wolff–Chaikoff effect, discovered by Drs. Jan Wolff and Israel Lyon Chaikoff at the University of California Berkeley, is a presumed reduction in thyroid hormone levels caused by ingestion of a large amount of iodine. In , Wolff and Chaikoff reported that injection of iodine in rats almost completely inhibited organification (thyroglobulin iodination) in the thyroid : Neuroendocrinology, Pediatric . Radioactivity and radiation protection 3 Radiation levels [3] • Natural background radiation: On a worldwide average, the annual whole-body dose equivalent due to all sources of natural background radiation ranges from to 13 mSv ( rem) with an annual average of File Size: KB. Unfortunately, this book can't be printed from the OpenBook. If you need to print pages from this book, we recommend downloading it as a PDF. Visit to get more information about this book, to buy it in print, or to download it as a free PDF.

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