Accession Number : AD0473889


Title :   OPERATION CROSSROADS. CYTOLOGICAL ANALYSIS OF TRANSLOCATIONS IN CORN CHROMOSOMES RESULTING FROM IONIZING RADIATION OF THE TEST ABLE ATOMIC BOMB AND X-RAYS AND OF TRANSLOCATIONS FROM OTHER SOURCES


Descriptive Note : Appendix no. 10 to Final rept.


Corporate Author : JOINT TASK FORCE ONE WASHINGTON DC


Personal Author(s) : Longley, A E


Full Text : https://apps.dtic.mil/dtic/tr/fulltext/u2/473889.pdf


Report Date : 10 Jun 1950


Pagination or Media Count : 68


Abstract : This report on studies of chromosome translocations in corn covers an analysis of 588 translocations at the mid-stage prophase and presents data showing similarities and differences in the character of the chromosomal disturbances resulting from the different types and dosages of radiation. (Author)


Descriptors :   *CORN , *RADIOBIOLOGY , NUCLEAR EXPLOSIONS , STATISTICAL DATA , AGING(PHYSIOLOGY) , X RAYS , CHROMOSOMES , EXPOSURE(PHYSIOLOGY) , GENETICS , RADIATION DOSAGE , RADIATION EFFECTS , SEEDS , CYTOLOGY , NUCLEAR BOMBS


Subject Categories : Radiobiology
      Food, Food Service and Nutrition


Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE