gamma radiation


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Synonyms for gamma radiation

electromagnetic radiation emitted during radioactive decay and having an extremely short wavelength

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Last year, Northridge became one of only about 100 hospitals nationwide to offer a state-of-the-art Gamma Knife Center that uses gamma radiation - rather than traditional surgery - to treat lesions or tumors in the brain.
GammaTag withstands gamma radiation up to 45 kGy (kilograys) and may also be sterilized using CIP processes.
But it's thousands of times weaker than ultraviolet light, visible light, and X-rays and millions of times weaker than the gamma radiation that's used to irradiate some foods.
6]Li to absorb scattered neutrons without prompt gamma radiation.
Table 57: Spanish 10-Year Perspective for Sterilization Systems & Equipment by Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales for Steam/Autoclave, Ethylene Oxide, Gas Plasma, Gamma Radiation, E-Beam Radiation, Other Methods, and Sterilization Supplies Markets for 2003, 2008 & 2012(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-51
The course aims at familiarsing the participants with the importance of the Monte Carlo technique to improve the control and calibration of gamma radiation detectors, in addition to exchanging expertise and enhancing cooperation amongst the Arab countries.
Following an accident in the lab, Bruce is exposed to a massive dose of gamma radiation which should kill him.
The system works by measuring differences in gamma radiation emitted when atoms in radioactive elements "decay," or lose energy.
Writing in the International Journal of Low Radiation, study authors explained how three ubiquitous and well-studied natural products derived from plants can protect the skin against gamma radiation during radiotherapy.
TEHRAN (FNA)- The Atomic Energy Organization of Iran (AEOI) launched the country's first multipurpose Gamma Radiation System.
If that's the case, then galaxies should emit large amounts of high-energy gamma radiation, particularly at their centers where the density of dark matter is greatest.
Kyrgyzstan receives containers and wagons with high gamma radiation quite often.
AlchePharma will be seeking well designed trials for Tetra-GX on the ingredient combination to validate the products efficacy, in regards to being a potential Gamma Radiation prophylactic.
It is well documented that synthetic rubbers, such as butadiene, readily crosslink upon exposure to gamma radiation.