Document Details


Title:
RADIOACTIVITY IN THYROID GLANDS FOLLOWING NUCLEAR WEAPONS TESTS ( SCIENCE, VOL. 123. JUNE 1, 1956, PGS. 892-3 )
Author(s):
Subject Terms:
RADIOACTIVITY; GLANDS; THYROID; NUCLEAR EXPLOSIONS; FALLOUT; IODINE; FISSION PRODUCTS; IODINE 131; US PUBLIC HEALTH SERVICE; CATTLE; HUMAN POPULATIONS; US AEC; SHEEP; TEAPOT OPERATION
Document Location:
Location - DOE/NNSA 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 - NTA@NV.DOE.GOV
Document Type:
JOURNAL ARTICLE
Publication Date:
1956 Jun 01
Declassification Status:
Never classified
Document Pages:
0004
Accession Number:
NV0005222
Originating Research Org.:
Univ. of Tennessee, Knoxville, TN (United States)
OpenNet Entry Date:
1994 Aug 26
OpenNet Modified Date:
2003 Sep 18
Description/Abstract:
RADIOACTIVITY HAS BEEN REPORTED AND CONFIRMED IN THE THYROID GLANDS OF CATTLE, PRESUMABLY FROM I-131 IN FALLOUT. THIS REPORT IS A CONTINUOUS STUDY OF THE RADIOACTIVITY IN THYROIDS FROM THE UNITED STATES, CANADA , ENGLAND, GERMANY AND JAPAN IN 1955.


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