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U.S. government-sponsored radiation research on humans 1945-1975.

  title={U.S. government-sponsored radiation research on humans 1945-1975.},
  author={M. Mccally and C. Cassel and Daryl G Kimball},
  journal={Medicine and global survival : M & GS},
  volume={1 1},
  • M. Mccally, C. Cassel, Daryl G Kimball
  • Published 1994
  • Political Science, Medicine
  • Medicine and global survival : M & GS
  • the United States' cold war experience was reopened when Energy Secretary Hazel O'Leary responded to news media reports about government-sponsored radiation research involving hundreds of human subjects, often without their informed consent. At a December 7 press conference on her initiative to declassify some of the U.S. Department of Energy's (DOE) nuclear research records, O'Leary commented on a series of articles about plutonium injection experiments involving 18 subjects published a month… CONTINUE READING
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