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Radiation Therapy

(medicine) the treatment of disease (especially cancer) by exposure to radiation from a radioactive substance.radiation therapy

(Science: radiobiology) treatment with high energy radiation from x-rays or other sources of radiation.


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Mutation can be caused by many factors such as chemical (DDT, CCL4), radiation, ionizing etc. It mutate the DNA in cell. If only a single is mutated, ... be affected too. Current way to stop the cancer progression is chemotherapy. it kills the cancer cells to spread or replicate. http://www.ask4biology.com/cell-biology/mutation ...

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by Ahsmeah
Tue Feb 05, 2013 10:10 pm
 
Forum: Physiology
Topic: Cancer = Mutation: Stopping Mutation Would Cure Cancer?
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Mutation can be caused by many factors such as chemical (DDT, CCL4), radiation, ionizing etc. It mutate the DNA in cell. If only a single is mutated, ... be affected too. Current way to stop the cancer progression is chemotherapy. it kills the cancer cells to spread or replicate. http://www.ask4biology.com/cell-biology/mutation ...

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by biohazard
Tue Feb 05, 2013 1:23 pm
 
Forum: Physiology
Topic: Cancer = Mutation: Stopping Mutation Would Cure Cancer?
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Re: Albinism

... as others. They have poorer natural protection against harmful sun radiation, yes, but compensating for this does not require major departures ... to overcome this, but it is highly unlikely that anybody come to need therapy. To the best of my knowledge, there are no trustful medical procedures ...

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by marquitosgm
Fri Mar 30, 2012 7:16 am
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Albinism
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Re: Nucleoside analogs and ionizing radiation

My understanding of the way radiation therapy works is that they carefully target only the abnormal cells, delivering precise doses of radiation ...

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by Luxorien
Sat Mar 03, 2012 7:03 pm
 
Forum: Microbiology
Topic: Nucleoside analogs and ionizing radiation
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Sugar Allergy

... of the small intestine and improves outcome after whole abdominal radiation. Arch Surg 1990;125(8):1040-45. 30. Souba WW, Klimberg VS, Plumley ... 2001;344(24);1846-50. 47. Schulz V, Hansel R, Tyler VE. Rational Phytotherapy, A Physicians? Guide to Herbal Medicine. 3rd ed. Berlin: Springer-Verlag; ...

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by DrDahlman
Sat Jan 12, 2008 4:20 pm
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Sugar Allergy
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