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BIOL/PHYS 4173 Radiation Biology

An introduction to principles & concepts underlying the biological effects of ionizing radiation.

Exercise 2

Find Articles from a Bibliography

Using bibliographies is a valuable method of research. In the following exercise, you will track down five resource cited in an article of your choice.


Locate five resources referenced in the bibliography of one of the articles listed below.

For each resource, answer the questions in the form below.


  1. Chernobyl: Relationship between the number of missing newborn boys and the level of radiation in the Czech regions1

  2. Murder by radiation poisoning: Implications for public health2

  3. Radiation and the risk of chronic lymphocytic and other leukemias among Chernobyl cleanup workers3

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