Isotope maker calls for another look at scrapped reactors

Collier, Roger
September 2009
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;9/1/2009, Vol. 181 Issue 5, pE73
Academic Journal
The article focuses on the call of MDS Nordion, the Canadian life sciences company, for the federal government to determine that it would fix 2 nuclear reactors that can produce medical isotopes in Canada. It cites that MDS Nordion hired Atomic Energy of Canada Ltd. (AECL) for the design and building of 2 nuclear reactors. It also offers insights on the Multipurpose Applied Physics Lattice Experiment (MAPLE) project of MDS Nordion which was cancelled due to technical issues.


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