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Gamma radiation effects on seed germination, growth and pigment content, and ESR study of induced free radicals in maize (Zea mays)
The effects of gamma radiation are investigated by studying plant germination, growth and development, and biochemical characteristics of maize. Maize dry seeds are exposed to a gamma source at dosesExpand
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Analysis of Soil Heavy Metal Pollution and Pattern in Central Transylvania
The concentration of five soil heavy metals (Pb, Co, Cr, Cu, Hg) was measured in forty sampling sites in central Transylvania, Romania, regions known as centres of pollution due to the chemical andExpand
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Optical dating of Romanian loess using fine-grained quartz
Abstract Romanian loess -palaeosol sequences are amongst the thickest and most complete available in Europe. These deposits represent an extended continental record of environmental and climaticExpand
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Indicators of the Fukushima radioactive release in NW Romania.
As a result of the Fukushima nuclear release, (131)I was found in different environmental media (rainwater, sheep and cow milk, herbage, sheep meat and thyroid tissue) in north-west Romania. On AprilExpand
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Recent changes in Red Lake (Romania) sedimentation rate determined from depth profiles of 210Pb and 137Cs radioisotopes.
This work presents a first estimation of the sedimentation rate for the Red Lake (Romania). The sediment accumulation rates were determined by two well-known methods for recent sediment dating:Expand
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Gas flux to the atmosphere from mud volcanoes in eastern Romania
Gas flux measurements have for the first time been taken from vents and soil of eastern Romania mud volcanoes, the largest geological structures in Europe releasing methane into the atmosphere. InExpand
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Development and validation of an indirect enzyme immunoassay for detection of antibody to Brucella abortus in milk.
An indirect enzyme immunoassay for detection of antibody to Brucella abortus in bovine milk was developed and validated using 6238 milk samples from Canadian herds (brucellosis free) and 202 samplesExpand
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Radon in water from Transylvania (Romania)
Abstract Radon is a radioactive noble gas of a natural origin that may be found anywhere in soil, air and in different types of water: surface, well and spring. It is worth to carry out surveys forExpand
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Correlations between radium and radon occurrence and hydrogeochemical features for various geothermal aquifers in Northwestern Romania
Abstract Geothermal waters originating from three aquifers in northwestern Romania have been analyzed for several physico-chemical parameters namely, pH, temperature, electrical conductivity, totalExpand
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