Concentration of cesium-137 in human rib bone.

Published

Journal Article (Academic article)

The concentration of fission product cesium-137 in human rib, sampled from various age groups, has been determined by low-level gamma-ray spectrometry. We propose several possible interpretations of the data and point out the possibility that mechanisms of cesium retention may be age-dependent.

Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • ANDERSON, RW; GUSTAFSON, PF

Published Date

  • August 1, 1962

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 137 /

Start / End Page

  • 668 -

International Standard Serial Number (ISSN)

  • 0036-8075