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Windscale 1957: Anatomy of a Nuclear Accident
In November 1957 17 miners were killed and 11 injured in a mining disaster at Kames Colliery, in Ayrshire. A month earlier, on the Cumbrian coast, there had been a fire in a nuclear reactor.Expand
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Britain, Australia and the Bomb: The Nuclear Tests and their Aftermath
Preface to Second Edition Atomic Policies and Policymakers Why Australia? Hurricane 1952 Totem 1953 A Pregnant Pause 1953-6 Maralinga: A Permanent Proving Ground Mosaic 1956 Buffalo 1956 'There MustExpand
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Mechanism for calcium urolithiasis among patients with hyperuricosuria: supersaturation of urine with respect to monosodium urate.
Since monosodium urate (NaU) may play an important etiologic role in the formation of renal stones containing Ca in patients with hyperuricosuria, the current studies were undertaken to define someExpand
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THE EFFECT OF SINGLE AND REPEATED APPLICATIONS OF HEXCHLOROPHANE ON THE BACTERIAL FLORA OF THE SKIN OF THE NEWBORN
SUMMARY. It has been shown previously that suppression of clinical pyogenic infection in infants as well as a reduction of the resident skin flora follows the application of hexachlorophane. In thisExpand
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Transcription of the chicken myb proto-oncogene starts within a CpG island.
The nucleotide sequence of an 8.2-kb DNA fragment from the 5' proximal part of the chicken myb proto-oncogene spanning 1761 nucleotides upstream and 6436 nucleotides downstream from a presumed c-mybExpand
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Independence and deterrence. Britain and atomic energy, 1945--1952. Volume II. Policy execution
List of Plates Introduction A Note on Documentation List of Abbreviations PART 1: THE FRAMEWORK The Men Resources The Context Money Manpower Appendix 16: Atomic Energy Annual Expenditure Appendix 17:Expand
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Correlation between DNA topoisomerase II activity and cytotoxicity in pMC540 and merodantoin sensitive and resistant human breast cancer cells.
We have shown previously that preactivated merocyanine 540 (pMC540) and merodantoin appear to mediate their cytotoxic effects via interaction with Topo II. Now, we demonstrate a correlation betweenExpand
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Britain and the H-bomb
List of Plates Foreword by Lawrence Freedman Preface PART I: SETTING THE AGENDA Stellar Forces The First Superbomb Project: The United States The Second Superbomb Project: The Soviet Union PART II:Expand
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