Neutron-based sterilization of anthrax contamination.


With the anthrax threat becoming a reality, it is very important to have an effective way to sterilize areas contaminated by anthrax. Anthrax spores are the dormant form of the anthrax bacteria. They can germinate in tissues, producing new bacteria that release lethal toxins. Neutrons can be a powerful tool in our defense against anthrax contamination… (More)


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@article{Liu2006NeutronbasedSO, title={Neutron-based sterilization of anthrax contamination.}, author={Bin Liu and Qingfei Wang}, journal={Health physics}, year={2006}, volume={90 5 Suppl}, pages={S80-4} }