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Title: Pulmonary carcinogenesis from plutonium-containing particles

Abstract

Plutonium administered as an alpha radiation source to the respiratory tracts of Syrian hamsters has resulted in various incidences of neoplasia. Adenomas are the primary lung tumor observed, but adenocarcinomas are also prevalent.

Authors:
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Publication Date:
Research Org.:
Los Alamos Scientific Lab., NM (USA)
OSTI Identifier:
5732614
Report Number(s):
LA-UR-79-3378; CONF-800304-9
TRN: 80-003570
DOE Contract Number:
W-7405-ENG-36
Resource Type:
Conference
Resource Relation:
Conference: 5. international congress of the International Radiation Protection Association, Jerusalem, Israel, 8 Mar 1980
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
63 RADIATION, THERMAL, AND OTHER ENVIRON. POLLUTANT EFFECTS ON LIVING ORGS. AND BIOL. MAT.; LUNGS; CARCINOGENESIS; PLUTONIUM; BIOLOGICAL RADIATION EFFECTS; RESPIRATORY TRACT CELLS; NEOPLASMS; BIOLOGICAL MODELS; HAMSTERS; RADIOINDUCTION; TOXICITY; ACTINIDES; ANIMAL CELLS; ANIMALS; BIOLOGICAL EFFECTS; BODY; DISEASES; ELEMENTS; MAMMALS; METALS; ORGANS; PATHOGENESIS; RADIATION EFFECTS; RESPIRATORY SYSTEM; RODENTS; TRANSURANIUM ELEMENTS; VERTEBRATES; 560172* - Radiation Effects- Nuclide Kinetics & Toxicology- Animals- (-1987)

Citation Formats

Thomas, R.G., Smith, D.M., and Anderson, E.C.. Pulmonary carcinogenesis from plutonium-containing particles. United States: N. p., 1980. Web.
Thomas, R.G., Smith, D.M., & Anderson, E.C.. Pulmonary carcinogenesis from plutonium-containing particles. United States.
Thomas, R.G., Smith, D.M., and Anderson, E.C.. Tue . "Pulmonary carcinogenesis from plutonium-containing particles". United States. doi:. https://www.osti.gov/servlets/purl/5732614.
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author = {Thomas, R.G. and Smith, D.M. and Anderson, E.C.},
abstractNote = {Plutonium administered as an alpha radiation source to the respiratory tracts of Syrian hamsters has resulted in various incidences of neoplasia. Adenomas are the primary lung tumor observed, but adenocarcinomas are also prevalent.},
doi = {},
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place = {United States},
year = {Tue Jan 01 00:00:00 EST 1980},
month = {Tue Jan 01 00:00:00 EST 1980}
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