Document Details


Title:
LETTER TO M A HOLMES AND REPORT ON TISSUE AND EXCRETA SAMPLES FROM THE SOUTHERN UTAH SHEEP - UPSHOT-KNOTHOLE
Author(s):
Subject Terms:
SHEEP; THYROID; TISSUES; RADIOACTIVITY; LESIONS; BIOLOGICAL EFFECTS; IODINE 131; UPSHOT OPERATION; SKELETON; EXCRETION; DATA; IODINE; INFORMATIONAL ANNOUNCEMENTS; ANIMALS; DOMESTIC ANIMALS; UPSHOT-KNOTHOLE OPERATION
Document Location:
Location - NNSA/NSO Nuclear Testing Archive Address - P.O. Box 98521 City - Las Vegas State - NV Zip - 89193-8521 Phone - (702)794-5106 Fax - (702)862-4240 Email - CIC@NV.DOE.GOV
Document Type:
REPORT
Publication Date:
1953 Jul 21
Declassification Status:
Unknown
Document Pages:
0004
Accession Number:
NV0001278
Originating Research Org.:
UTAH-DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH
OpenNet Entry Date:
1994 Aug 26
Description/Abstract:
A LETTER AND ACCOMPANYING REPORT ON THE STUDY OF BIOLOGICAL MATERIALS FROM SOUTHERN UTAH SHEEP IS PRESENTED. INCLUDED ARE DATA FROM THYROI D, BONE, EXCRETA AND TISSUE SAMPLES SHOWING MEASUREMENTS OF IODINE-131 . THE EXCRETA DATA INDICATES THAT BOTH SICK AND CONTROL SHEEP HAD ING ESTED SOME RADIOACTIVE MATERIAL BUT THE AMOUNTS WERE NOT SUFFIENTLY LA RGE TO CAUSE ACUTE RADIATION EFFECTS. THIS DATA IS ONLY APPLICABLE TO THE SHEEP ACTUALLY STUDIED.


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