Using reactor neutrons in cancer therapy

Iiro Auterinen, Pekka Hiismäki, Rolf Rosenberg

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    Abstract

    A Finnish consortium will use neutrons from nuclear research reactor in treating brain, Iumour patients. Conversion of the reactor into a top level therapy neutron source was made possible by VTT's new patented neutron moderator, FLUENTALtm.
    Original languageEnglish
    Pages (from-to)8-9
    JournalIndustrial Horizons
    Issue number1
    Publication statusPublished - 1997
    MoE publication typeD1 Article in a trade journal

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    Auterinen, I., Hiismäki, P., & Rosenberg, R. (1997). Using reactor neutrons in cancer therapy. Industrial Horizons, (1), 8-9.