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Russian Cancer Study Adds to the Indictment of Low-Dose Radiation

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Science  11 Nov 2005:
Vol. 310, Issue 5750, pp. 959
DOI: 10.1126/science.310.5750.959

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A landmark study this month by U.S. and Russian scientists blames excess cancers in the Ural Mountains on chronic exposures to radioactivity leaked from a weapons plant a half-century ago.

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