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Sensitivity of Dividing and Non-Dividing Cells to Radiation

Nature volume 134, pages 252253 (18 August 1934) | Download Citation

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IN my paper of 19131 the conclusion that the dividing cell is more sensitive to radiation than the non-dividing was arrived at from experiments on the ova of Ascaris megalocephala, in which the exact ratio of dividing to non-dividing cells was determined.

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  1. Mount Vernon Hospital and Radium Institute, London.

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