Californium-252 Fission Neutron Radiation

Known as: Cf-252 
Californium-252 is a neutron emitter with a high specific activity. It is used most often in brachytherapy for cancer patients.
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2013
2013
Academic and industrial research interest in terrestrial radiation effects of electronic devices has expanded over the last years… (More)
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2012
2012
The potential of using Cf-252 to treat cancer patients was first described by Shlea and Stoddard in 1965 as a source of neutrons… (More)
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2011
2011
PURPOSE To observe, by retrospective analysis, the curative effects and complications due to californium-252 (252Cf) neutron… (More)
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2011
2011
Neutron detection techniques play an important role in various fields. As one of the promising candidates of neutron detectors… (More)
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2006
2006
For approximately one decade the term “proteomics” has represented an area of research that has seen a vast expansion of ideas on… (More)
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1995
1995
To determine the biological effect of biochanin A, miso or NaCl and sexual influence of testosterone on liver tumor induction… (More)
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1990
1990
Vaccinia virus growth factor (VGF), a highly glycosylated 77-residue epidermal growth factor (EGF)-like polypeptide encoded in… (More)
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1989
1989
The method employed was to give a single whole body exposure of Cf-252 at various doses to pregnant rats on day 8 or 9 of… (More)
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1985
1985
A Cf-252 irradiation facility for single event testing of microcircuits has been developed. Testing techniques have been refined… (More)
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1982
1982
The EMT6 tumour of the Balb/c mouse and the LSA ascites lymphoma of the C57BL/YM mouse have been used to study the effects of Cf… (More)
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