cobalt-60

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co·balt-60

(kō′bôlt-sĭk′stē)
n.
A radioactive isotope of cobalt with mass number 60 and exceptionally intense gamma-ray activity, used in radiotherapy, metallurgy, and materials testing.
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The subject of this contract is the replacement of a source of ionizing radiation - a closed radionuclide radiator 60co (hereinafter "urz") in the teragam 01 radiotherapy irradiator by replacing a complete irradiation head, Including related installation works and services, At the department of radiation and clinical oncology of the regional hospital jicn as
Manawthuka through mutation breeding technique using 60Co gamma source.
Irradiation of sample: Purslane powder was packed in the polyethylene bags, then irradiated using a 60Co Russian gamma chamber; dose rate was 1.
Ottawa, Canada) utilizing a 60Co source located at the Research Centre of the College of Science, King Saud University, Saudi Arabia.
28 Gy/ min) 60CO during 35 minutes with a field size of 35x35 for all the body area.
Effects of pre-exposure of mouse testis with low-dose 16O 8 ions or 60Co gamma -rays on sperm shape abnormalities, lipid peroxidation and superoxide dismutase (SOD) activity induced by subsequent high-dose irradiation," International Journal of Radiation Biology, vol.
Sochor, Supplementary Comparison CCRI(I)-S2 of Standards for Absorbed Dose to Water in 60Co Gamma Radiation at Radiation Processing Dose Levels, Metrologia 48, Tech.
Protective effects of astaxanthin against oxidative damage induced by 60Co gammaray irradiation.
Apos terem sido embaladas, as amostras foram tratadas por radiacao ionizante em irradiador Multiproposito de 60Co do Instituto de Pesquisa Energeticas e Nucleares --IPEN com taxa de dose de 3,27kGy/hora, em temperatura ambiente.