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Title: Methods and compositions for protection of cells and tissues from computed tomography radiation

Abstract

Described are methods for preventing or inhibiting genomic instability and in cells affected by diagnostic radiology procedures employing ionizing radiation. Embodiments include methods of preventing or inhibiting genomic instability and in cells affected by computed tomography (CT) radiation. Subjects receiving ionizing radiation may be those persons suspected of having cancer, or cancer patients having received or currently receiving cancer therapy, and or those patients having received previous ionizing radiation, including those who are approaching or have exceeded the recommended total radiation dose for a person.

Inventors:
Issue Date:
Research Org.:
The University of Chicago, Chicago, IL (United States)
Sponsoring Org.:
USDOE
OSTI Identifier:
1418996
Patent Number(s):
9,877,976
Application Number:
13/822,223
Assignee:
The University of Chicago (Chicago, IL)
DOE Contract Number:  
FG02-05ER64086
Resource Type:
Patent
Resource Relation:
Patent File Date: 2011 Sep 16
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
59 BASIC BIOLOGICAL SCIENCES; 60 APPLIED LIFE SCIENCES

Citation Formats

Grdina, David J. Methods and compositions for protection of cells and tissues from computed tomography radiation. United States: N. p., 2018. Web.
Grdina, David J. Methods and compositions for protection of cells and tissues from computed tomography radiation. United States.
Grdina, David J. Tue . "Methods and compositions for protection of cells and tissues from computed tomography radiation". United States. https://www.osti.gov/servlets/purl/1418996.
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