Accession Number:

AD0683974

Title:

GENERAL PROBLEMS CONCERNING THE RADIO SENSITIVITY OF AN ORGANISM,

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

FOREIGN TECHNOLOGY DIV WRIGHT-PATTERSON AFB OHIO

Report Date:

1968-02-13

Pagination or Media Count:

40.0

Abstract:

An investigation was made of the overall sensitivity of living organisms of radiation. The following topics are discussed variations in sensitivity to radiation in different species, variations in sensitivity to radiation in different strains of the same species, age-related differences in sensitivity to radiation, sex-related differences in sensitivity to radiation, seasonal variations in sensitivity to radiation, and variations in individuals of the same species in sensitivity to radiation. Author

Subject Categories:

  • Radiobiology

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE