Thorium Dioxide

Known as: Thorium Anhydride, Oxide, Thorium, Thorium Oxide 
A radioactive crystalline solid compound used in a broad range of industrial applications. Thorium dioxide was utilized as a radiographic contrast… (More)

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2012
2012
Thorium dioxide (ThO(2)) is of great interest to energy research as thorium-based nuclear fuel offers the promise of increased… (More)
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2012
2012
Q&A Photographer who chronicles vanishing ice p.40 BIOGRAPHY A life of Dorothy Wrinch, the fourth woman of crystallography p.37… (More)
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2007
Review
2007
Rare tumours of the liver are occasionally seen; thorium dioxide-related haemangiosarcoma of the liver, with an estimated… (More)
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Highly Cited
1993
Highly Cited
1993
Central to understanding the pathogenesis of tuberculosis is the interaction between the pathogen and mononuclear phagocytes. A… (More)
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1987
1987
Mycobacterium leprae replicates within mononuclear phagocytes, reaching enormous numbers in the macrophage-rich granulomas of… (More)
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1985
1985
We describe the pathomorphologic features of 29 autopsy cases of thorium dioxide-related angiosarcoma (AGS) of the liver. The… (More)
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1985
1985
Patients who have received thorium dioxide (Thorotrast) are at risk for hepatic and other malignancies. Because of the need to… (More)
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1981
1981
Thorium dioxide (Thorotrast) was used extensively in the United States from the 1930s through the 1950s for contrast radiography… (More)
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1969
1969
Mast cells from the peritoneal cavity of the rat were obtained at various times following in situ injection of a colloidal… (More)
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1955
1955
The hazard of ionizing radiation from internally administered colloidal thorium dioxide (Thorotrast) has been a subject of… (More)
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