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Medical Use of Radioisotopes

Grade Level: 5-12

The Medical Use of Radioisotopes brochure describes the amazing applications of radiation and radioisotopes in the medical field. From sterilization of products, new drug testing, imaging, and therapy the medical applications of nuclear science and technology improves our health and quality of life. It also addresses the current Molybdenum-99 shortage and the importance of this isotope.

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Full color, 8-page brochure.  8 1/2″ x 11″.

This brochure can be purchased for $.75 each ($.68 for American Nuclear Society members). To order Item #750089, please visit the ANS Store.

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