2 edition of Radiation biology and cancer found in the catalog.
Radiation biology and cancer
Symposium on Fundamental Cancer Research. 12th Houston, Tex. 1958.
by Published for the University of Texas M.D. Anderson Hospital and Tumor Institute [by] University of Texas Press in Austin
Written in English
|Contributions||M.D. Anderson Hospital and Tumor Institute.|
|LC Classifications||RC261 .A443 1958|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||x, 493 p.|
|Number of Pages||493|
|LC Control Number||58012005|
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This book provides a qualitative and quantitative exploration of the action of radiation on living matter which leads to a complete and coherent interpretation of radiation biology. It takes readers from radiation-induced molecular damage in the nucleus of the cell and links this damage to cellular effects such as cell killing, chromosome aberrations and mutations before exploring organ damage, organism lethality and cancer : Hardcover.
The first quarter of the book is designed to ensure the reader has a minimum essential knowledge base in biology and physics. The book then covers DNA structure and function, DNA damage and repair, genetic effects, and the characteristics of cancer.
The third quarter of the book covers the effects of radiation on various body organs and the entire body as well as effects remote from the site of radiation Cited by: 2.
Emphasis is placed on integrating the theory of radiation protection as seen in radiobiology with radiation protection as it should be practiced in the clinical education setting.
The text discusses cell structure, the direct and indirect effects of radiation at the cellular level, biological effects of radiation exposure, and protection practices for both patients and by: 6.
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Radiation biology is a vast subject, and it is beyond the scope of this book to include the full details of the Radiation biology and cancer book. The following is only a brief outline of radiation biology, highlighting the mechanism of radiation damage, radiosensitivity of tissues, different types of effect on living matter, and risks of cancer and genetic effects from.
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Included are questions on the general domains listed below. Exam performance will be reported. Introduction to Radiation Biology •. Survey of Clinical Radiation Oncology. Lecture 2. Outline. • Terminology Development of radiobiological damage • Cell cycle • Cell survival curves • Radiobiological damage: oxygenation, fractionation, and 4 R’s of radiobiology • Cell and tissue radiosensitivity.
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Radiation biology and cancer. Austin, Published for the University of Texas M.D. Anderson Hospital and Tumor Institute [by] University of Texas Press  (OCoLC) Types of radiation used to treat cancer: photons radiation (x-rays and gamma rays), which are widely used. Photon beams carry a low radiation charge and have a much lower mass.
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