Commentary on an article by Dino Samartzis, DSc, et al.: "Exposure to Ionizing Radiation and Development of Bone Sarcoma: New Insights Based on Atomic-Bomb Survivors of Hiroshima and Nagasaki"
- The overweight and obese may be at greater risk for lumbar disc degeneration. Springer, Thomas M. // Orthopedics Today;Jul2010, Vol. 30 Issue 7, p63
The article presents information about a study on the impact of an elevated body mass index on the extent and severity of disc degeneration presented by Dino Samartzis of the University of Hongkong at the 2010 Annual Meeting of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons.
- Exposure to Ionizing Radiation and Development of Bone Sarcoma: New Insights Based on Atomic-Bomb Survivors of Hiroshima and Nagasaki. Samartzis, Dino; Nishi, Nobuo; Hayashi, Mikiko; Cologne, John; Cullings, Harry M.; Kodama, Kazunori; Miles, Edward F.; Funamoto, Sachiyo; Suyama, Akihiko; Soda, Midori; Kasagi, Fumiyoshi // Journal of Bone & Joint Surgery, American Volume;6/1/2011, Vol. 93-A Issue 11, p1008
Background: Radiation-induced bone sarcoma has been associated with high doses of ionizing radiation from therapeutic or occupation-related exposures. However, the development of bone sarcoma following exposure to lower doses of ionizing radiation remains speculative. Methods: A cohort analysis...
- Hyperthermia in the Treatment of Post-Actinic Osteosarcomas: Our Anecdotal Experience. Tancredi, Antonio; Ciuffreda, Luigi; Cuttitta, Antonello; Scaramuzzi, Roberto; Sabatino, Rosanna; Scaramuzzi, Gerardo // Eurasian Journal of Medicine;Aug2011, Vol. 43 Issue 2, p115
Irradiation-induced sarcomas are a late sequelae of irradiation therapy. Most sarcomas have been reported to occur after exposure to a radiation dose of 55 Gys and above, with a dose ranging from 16 Gys to 112 Gys. These tumours are very aggressive and an early detection is needed for a timely...
- Therapeutic effect of lymphokine-activated killer cells treated with low-dose ionizing radiation on osteosarcoma. LEI ZHAO; MING LV; WULIYA SAYIMU; WEI LIU; HUAWU ZHANG; BO JIANG; DONG WANG // Oncology Letters;Aug2015, Vol. 10 Issue 2, p879
The aim of the present study was to investigate the effect of lymphokine-activated killer (LAK) cells, which received low-dose ionizing radiation, on the treatment of osteosarcoma in rats. The cultured UMR-106 cells were inoculated under the anterior chest skin of 24 rats to establish an...
- Immune response to RB1-regulated senescence limits radiation-induced osteosarcoma formation. Kansara, Maya; Huei San Leong; Dan Mei Lin; Popkiss, Sophie; Puiyi Pang; Garsed, Dale W.; Walkley, Carl R.; Cullinane, Carleen; Ellul, Jason; Haynes, Nicole M.; Hicks, Rod; Kuijjer, Marieke L.; Cleton-Jansen, Anne-Marie; Hinds, Philip W.; Smyth, Mark J.; Thomas, David M. // Journal of Clinical Investigation;Dec2013, Vol. 123 Issue 12, p5351
Ionizing radiation (IR) and germline mutations in the retinoblastoma tumor suppressor gene (RB1) are the strongest risk factors for developing osteosarcoma. Recapitulating the human predisposition, we found that Rb1+/- mice exhibited accelerated development of IR-induced osteosarcoma, with a...
- A new model of shouldered survival curves Kumazawa, S. // Environmental Health Perspectives Supplements;1994 Supplement 1, Vol. 102, p131
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- RADIATION STABILITY OF COLLOIDAL METALS IN AQUEOUS SOLUTIONS. Ershov, B.G.; Sukhov, N.L.; Gordeev, A.V. // Research on Chemical Intermediates;1999, Vol. 25 Issue 3, p299
Presents a study which examined the effect of ionizing radiation on the stability of aqueous solutions of colloidal silver, cadmium, cobalt, thallium, copper and lead. Experimental procedure of the study; Results; Discussion.
- Effect of Ionizing Radiation on Energy-Barrier Distribution for Domain Walls in Ferroelectrics. Gladkii, V. V.; Kirikov, V. A.; Ivanova, E. S. // Crystallography Reports;May2000, Vol. 45 Issue 3, p482
A precision study of slow polarization in a polydomain ferroelectric has been performed on an example of triglycine sulfate samples in weak electric fields prior to and upon their ?-irradiation at doses of 0.2 and 0.3 Mrad. It is shown that in all the cases, relaxation obeys the universal...
- Influence of insitu Photoexcitation on Structure of Damaged Layer in GaAs (001) Substrates Implanted with Ar[sup 3+] Ions. Shcherbatchev, K. D.; Bublik, V. T.; Trush, Yu. F.; Markevich, A. S.; Mordkovich, V. N. // Crystallography Reports;Mar2003, Vol. 48 Issue 2, p187
The influence of photoexcitation on the formation of the defect structure in GaAs crystals implanted with 200 keV Ar[sup +] ions at doses of 1ï¿½10[sup 13],3ï¿½10[sup 13], and 5ï¿½10[sup 13]cm[sup ï¿½2] has been studied by high-resolution X-ray diffractometry. It was found that...