News tagged with cosmic radiation
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Two studies funded by NASA and presented at the AACR Annual Meeting 2013 help explain why space radiation may increase the risk of colorectal cancer in humans.
Cancer Apr 09, 2013 | not rated yet | 0
The radiation dose to areas of the body near the breast during mammography is negligible, or very low, and does not result in an increased risk of cancer, according to a study presented today at the annual meeting of the ...
Cancer Nov 27, 2012 | not rated yet | 0
(PhysOrg.com) -- Astronauts anticipate more trips to the moon and manned missions to Mars. But exposure to cosmic radiation outside the Earths magnetic field could be detrimental to their arteries, according to a study ...
Health Apr 07, 2011 | not rated yet | 0