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Title: Human radiation studies: Remembering the early years. Oral history of Julie Langham Grilly, February 3, 1995

Human radiation studies: Remembering the early years. Oral history of Julie Langham Grilly, February 3, 1995 Julie Langham Grilly was interviewed by representatives of the US DOE Office of Human Radiation Experiments (OHRE) being the widow of Dr. Wright Langham, an investigator of principal interest of the committee. Her extensive experience with research at LANL was also of interest to the committee. Following a brief biographical sketch, Ms. Grilly relates her early postwar experience and her knowledge of Wright Langham`s involvement in animal research at Los Alamos, radiolanthanum tests on monkeys, Eniwetok tissue examinations, research on tritium uptake in humans, plutonium injections, tritium injections, EDTA, and etc. In addition to illuminating her former husband as a researcher and as an individual, she also relates her remembrances of Louis Hempelman, Enrico Fermi, Oppenheimer, Edward Teller, and many others.
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OSTI Identifier:OSTI ID: 221908
Report Number(s):DOE/EH--0469
ON: DE96009854; NC: NONE; TRN: 96:011311
Resource Type:Technical Report
Resource Relation:Other Information: PBD: Sep 1995
Research Org:USDOE Assistant Secretary for Environment, Safety, and Health, Washington, DC (United States). Office of Human Radiation Experiments
Sponsoring Org:USDOE, Washington, DC (United States)
Country of Publication:United States
Language:English
Subject: 56 BIOLOGY AND MEDICINE, APPLIED STUDIES; LANL; HISTORICAL ASPECTS; PLUTONIUM; RADIOBIOLOGY; MAN; LANTHANUM; TRITIUM; RADIATION ACCIDENTS; FALLOUT