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Title:
SCIENTIFIC EXPERIENCE WITH PLUTONIUM IN MAN (PARTIAL)
Subject Terms:
HREX; ANIMALS; BODY BURDEN; HUMANS; ORGANS; PATIENTS; PLUTONIUM; PLUTONIUM INJECTION EXPERIMENT; RADIATION PROTECTION; SKELETON; TISSUES; URINALYSIS
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:
REPORT
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Declassification Status:
Never classified
Document Pages:
0002
Accession Number:
NV0700128
Originating Research Org.:
LOS ALAMOS SCIENTIFIC LABORATORY
OpenNet Entry Date:
1994 Aug 27
OpenNet Modified Date:
2012 May 14
Description/Abstract:
EXCERPT FROM "THE LOS ALAMOS SCIENTIFIC LABORATORY'S SCIENTIFIC EXPERIENCE WITH PLUTONIUM IN MAN" WRITTEN BY W. H. LANGHAM ET AL. DISCUSSES THE EXPERIMENTATION IN SUPPORT OF THE ESTIMATION OF BODY BURDEN IN THE EARLY DAYS OF THE MANHATTAN PROJECT. BRIEFLY DESCRIBES THE SELECTION CRITERIA FOR INDIVIDUALS AND DOSES ADMINISTERED VIA INTRAVENOUS INJECTION OF PLUTONIUM CITRATE.


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