Accession Number:

AD0415022

Title:

INACTIVATION OF ENCYSTING AZOTOBACTER CELLS BY IONIZING RADIATION,

Descriptive Note:

Preliminary rept.,

Corporate Author:

SCHOOL OF AEROSPACE MEDICINE BROOKS AFB TEX

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Report Date:

1963-05-01

Pagination or Media Count:

2.0

Abstract:

Azotobacter cysts were exposed to x-ray, gamma ay, and proton radiation. Results indicate a sensitive response to low levels of radiations. Azotobacter cysts may offer a biologic system for dosimetry of ionizing radiations. Author

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APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE