Contingency planning critical to ensuring medical isotope supply
- Bioavailability of soilborne lead in adults, by stable isotope dilution. Maddaloni, Mark; Lolacono, Nancy; Manton, William; Blum, Conrad; Drexler, John; Graziano, Joseph // Environmental Health Perspectives Supplements;Dec98 Supplement 6, Vol. 106, p1589
Investigates the bioavailability of soilborne lead in human adult volunteers using stable isotope dilution technique. Levels of lead absorbed; Characterization of soil matrix factors; Factors affecting the uptake of lead in the gastro-intestinal tract.
- Russia, N. Korea irk US in nuclear plant deals. Moffett, George // Christian Science Monitor;3/1/95, Vol. 87 Issue 65, p7
Reports United States displeasure with North Korea and Russia. United States displeasure with Russia for the latter's attempt to help Iran build nuclear reactors; Displeasure with North Korea because of its refusal to let South Korea supply the light-water reactors; Reaction of Congressional...
- Reactor abandoned. // New Scientist;11/28/92, Vol. 136 Issue 1849, p6
Reports on an announcement by the British government that it will withdraw support from the European effort to build a commercial fast breeder reactor. Funding will stop in March 1993; Justification of the decision; Comment from British companies involved in the European Fast Reactor program.
- Germany follows Britain in dumping fast breeder. // Nature;12/24/1992 & 12/31/1992, Vol. 360 Issue 6406, p703
Reports that France is now the only country with a continuing interest in Europe's fast-breeder reactor program now that Germany has joined England in pulling out of its commitment. Decision that funding for fast breeder research at the Karlsruhe Nuclear Research Centre will not be renewed after...
- Russians to shut plutonium plants. // New Scientist;7/9/94, Vol. 143 Issue 1933, p12
Reports on Russia's agreement to shut down its three nuclear reactors that produce weapons-grade plutonium. Dates of closure; American government's pledge to help Russians find alternative power sources produced by the reactors; Effect of closures on the proliferation of excess nuclear stocks.
- Britain prepares to leave European fast-breeder reactor programme. // Nature;11/12/1992, Vol. 360 Issue 6400, p93
States that officials at Britain's Department of Trade and Industry have been reported to be recommending that the British government withdraw its support from the joint European Fast Breeder (EFR) program. Details of the EFR program; Justifications for building the Thermal Oxide Reprocessing...
- India to Set up Independent Nuclear Watchdog. George, Nirmala // India -- West;5/6/2011, Vol. 36 Issue 24, p38A
The article reports on the plan of the government to establish an independent watchdog to monitor the operations of all nuclear reactors in India.
- Eight for the price of one. Sexton, Sarah // Ecologist;Jul/Aug96, Vol. 26 Issue 4, p155
Reports on the privatization of nuclear reactors in Great Britain. Failure in the initial public offering of British Energy, the world's only nuclear utility; Technical problems with and politically difficult status of the plants; Financing for the decommissioning of the plants.
- The Effect of Commitment to the Task on Role Differentiation in Small Unstructured Groups. Gustafson, David Paul // Academy of Management Journal;Dec1968, Vol. 11 Issue 4, p457
The article presents a dissertation abstract titled "The Effect of Commitment to the Task on Role Differentiation in Small Unstructured Groups," by David Paul Gustafson.