Postpartum cell-mediated immunity induced in the rat following perinatal exposure to iodine-131.

@article{Stevens1983PostpartumCI,
  title={Postpartum cell-mediated immunity induced in the rat following perinatal exposure to iodine-131.},
  author={Ronald H. Stevens and David A Cole and Peidong Liu and Hsiu Fung Cheng},
  journal={Anticancer research},
  year={1983},
  volume={3 5},
  pages={347-51}
}
Studies were undertaken with the intent to establish the degree of risk experienced by a mother and her immediate offspring in developing gastrointestinal cancer following exposure to iodine-131 during pregnancy. An indirect approach in the identification of tumor induction for risk determination was utilized in this study which relied upon the measurement… CONTINUE READING