Dose-rate effects of mammary tumor development in female Sprague-Dawley rats exposed to X and gamma radiation.

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Mammary tumour development was followed in two experiments involving a total of 2229 female Sprague-Dawley rats exposed to various doses of X or gamma rays at different dose rates. The data for another 462 rats exposed to tritiated water in one of these experiments were also analyzed. The incidence of adenocarcinomas and fibroadenomas at a given time after… (More)

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@article{Johnson1989DoserateEO, title={Dose-rate effects of mammary tumor development in female Sprague-Dawley rats exposed to X and gamma radiation.}, author={J. R. Johnson and N J Gragtmans and David Myers and Ashley Jones}, journal={Radiation research}, year={1989}, volume={118 3}, pages={545-58} }