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Determination of Very Small Amounts of Hydrogen Peroxide


IT has been found that radiation doses of a magnitude as low as 10 r. damage cells in culture and interfere with their multiplication1,2. Although the damage is to be ascribed primarily to short-lived radicals produced by the rays rather than to the hydrogen peroxide also made, it is desirable to study the biological effects of small concentrations of this substance.

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PERSCHKE, H., BRODA, E. Determination of Very Small Amounts of Hydrogen Peroxide. Nature 190, 257–258 (1961).

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