cobalt 60

Known as: 60 cobalt, Cobalt Co-60 
A radioactive form of the metal cobalt, which is used as a source of radiation to treat cancer.
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2010
2010
UNLABELLED Iridium-192 is widely used for high-dose rate brachytherapy. Co-60 source with similar geometric and dosimetric… (More)
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1999
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1999
In this retrospective study, 162 breast cancer patients were analysed in whom brain metastases had been diagnosed clinically… (More)
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1997
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1997
The results reported in this paper show a highly significant fall in cloning efficiency in unirradiated normal and malignant… (More)
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1997
1997
Microcolonies of one to >50 cells were irradiated. They were assayed for survival using the Puck and Marcus clonogenic technique… (More)
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1995
1995
Unprocessed honey is a recognized wound-healing remedy. However, to make clinical use of honey acceptable, it should be sterile… (More)
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1993
1993
Prompted by the concerns of the staff and patients, radiation hazards from Cobalt 60 (Co 60) plaque therapy for choroidal… (More)
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1991
1991
The authors investigated the impact of local intraocular tumor relapse on survival in a matched-group comparison study of… (More)
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1989
1989
The authors report their initial treatment results in 49 patients with glioblastoma multiforme (GM) who received intraoperative… (More)
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1981
1981
Infective larvae of Nematospiroides dubius attenuated by cobalt 60 irradiation are extremely effective at stimulating immunity… (More)
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1979
1979
Cats were vaccinated by the inoculation on 10 occasions of approximately 300 larvae of Brugia pahangi which had been irradiated… (More)
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