Initial comparative response of experimental tumors to peak pions and X rays

M. M. Kligerman, J. F. DiCello, H. T. Davis, R. A. Thomas, C. J. Sternhagen, L. Gomez, D. F. Peterson

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Abstract

A response of mammary adenocarcinoma to peak pions and x rays was compared in C3H mice prior to conducting radiobiology experiments in human subjects. A relative biologically effective value (RBE) of 1.7 ± 0.2 for peak pions was established and applied in human studies.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)181-182
Number of pages2
JournalUnknown Journal
Volume116
Issue number1
DOIs
StatePublished - 1975
Externally publishedYes

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Radiology Nuclear Medicine and imaging

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