Selective Action of Living Tissue to Homogeneous Radiation

Article metrics


A SELECTIVE action has been observed 1 when the allantoic membrane of the embryo chick is exposed to homogeneous X-radiation obtained by crystal diffraction.

Access options

Rent or Buy article

Get time limited or full article access on ReadCube.


All prices are NET prices.


  1. 1

    Moppett, Proc. Roy. Soc., B, 105, p. 402.

Download references

Author information

Rights and permissions

Reprints and Permissions

About this article

Cite this article

MOPPETT, W. Selective Action of Living Tissue to Homogeneous Radiation. Nature 129, 133 (1932) doi:10.1038/129133a0

Download citation


By submitting a comment you agree to abide by our Terms and Community Guidelines. If you find something abusive or that does not comply with our terms or guidelines please flag it as inappropriate.