Effect of irradiation on in vivo P32 incorporation by four types of ascites tumors.

The biochemical effects of ionizing radiation are many and have been reviewed recently by Ord and Stocken (11). The inhibited incorporation of radio active precursors into the deoxyribonucleic acid (DNA) of tissues of irradiated animals, supposedly representing a decrease in nucleic acid synthesis, is a biochemical effect of radiation which has been… CONTINUE READING