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Cellular Contamination Pathway for Plutonium, Other Elements, Identified

August 27th, 2015

A team led by Rebecca Abergel working at the ALS reports a major advance in understanding the biological chemistry of radioactive metals, opening up new research into strategies for remedial action in the event of possible human exposure to nuclear contaminants. The results appear in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences. More>