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ISSN: 2666-5557
CN: 10-1773/R
p-ISSN: 2097-0439

Fast analysis method of strontium-90 after separation using crown ether resin

To explore the separation condition for 90Sr using crown ether resin, in order to establish a fast method for analysis of 90Sr in food and environmental samples....

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Determination of thorium in the hair and urine of workers and the public in a rare earth mining area

To assess the thorium exposure of the mine workers and the public to a typical rare earth mine and estimate the resultant committed effective dose to them....

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A preliminary study on effect of carbon ion radiotherapy on bone marrow suppression

To explore the effect of carbon ion radiotherapy (CIRT) on the bone marrow adjacent to or within the treatment fields, and to observe the bone marrow toxicities after CIRT alone....

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Enhanced radiosensitivity by 6-thio-dG via increasing telomere dysfunction and ataxia telangiectasia mutated inhibition in non-small cell lung cancer

To investigate the radiosensitivity of 6-thio-dG and its underlying molecular mechanisms in non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC)....

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A retrospective study of pegylated recombinant human granulocyte colony-stimulating factor (PEG-rhG-CSF) in preventing neutropenia during definitive concurrent chemoradiotherapy in patients with esophageal squamous carcinoma

To compare the efficacy and safety of pegylated recombinant human granulocyte colony-stimulating factor (PEG-rhG-CSF) for preventive or delayed treatment in neutropenia, completion rate of concurrent...

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RXRα agonist bexarotene attenuates radiation-induced skin injury by relieving oxidative stress

To investigate the protective effect of bexarotene in radiation-induced skin injury and elucidate underlying mechanism....

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Radiation-induced non-targeted effect of immunity provoked by mitochondrial DNA damage triggered cGAS/ AIM2 pathways

Non-targeted effect is an important complement to the classical target theory of radiation biology which takes nuclear genomic DNA as the core target. The principle of radiation target theory is to...

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Inhaled amifostine for the prevention of radiation-induced lung injury

To alleviate radiation-induced lung injury and prevent the related pneumonitis and pulmonary fibrosis by inhaled amifostine (AMI)....

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Analysis of delivery and recalculation of dose using DICOM treatment records

A procedure has been proposed for patient-specific QA that, instead of comparing a measurement to the planned dose, compares the dose calculated by an independent system to the dose calculated by the...

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Assessment of radiation protection knowledge and practices among radiographers in the central region of Ghana

To assess the radiation protection practices and knowledge among radiographers in the central region of Ghana....

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Verification of an independent dose calculation method for portal-specific QA of proton and carbon ion beams

To verify the accuracy of an independent dose calculation method, as incorporated into an in-house developed treatment planning system (TPS), for performing quality assurance of dose distributions delivered...

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TGF-β/Akt/Smad signaling regulates ionizing radiation-induced epithelial-mesenchymal transition in acquired radioresistant lung cancer cells

To define the properties of lung cancer cells that resisted conventionally fractionated radiation exposure....

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Direct analysis method of 14C radioactivity concentration in urine samples

To establish a rapid analysis method for the activity concentration of carbon-14 (14C) in urine, in order to estimate the internal dose of 14C exposure, and to protect the health of occupational po...

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Respiratory flora: The potential biomarker of radiation-induced pulmonary injury

Radiation-induced pulmonary injury is a major dose-limiting toxicity that occurs due to thoracic radiotherapy. And the most widely used high-throughput technology, 16S ribosomal RNA sequencing, is adopted...

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Lactoferrin improves hepatic pyroptosis in mice after irradiation

To investigate the effects of lactoferrin (Lf) on hepatic pyroptosis (an inflammatory form of programmed cell death) in mice exposed to radiation....

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A pilot survey on indoor radon concentration in Beijing

To explore the level of indoor radon concentration especially after recent 3 decades’ great economic development in metropolis Beijing, so as to describe the outline of indoor radon level in Beijin...

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Advance on monitoring of radioactivity in food in China and Japan after Fukushima nuclear accident

After the nuclear accident at the Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Plant (Fukushima nuclear accident) in 2011, Japan quickly took emergency measures to reduce radiation hazards posed by the released...

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A study on the learning curve for a new radioactive seed template retainer assisted by CT-guided radioactive seed implantation for advanced non-small cell lung cancer

To explore the application of a new radioactive seed template retainer in the learning curve of CT-guided 125I seed brachytherapy (CTISBT) for advanced non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC)....

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Physical dosimetric reconstruction of a case of large area back skin injury due to overexposure in an interventional procedure

To estimate the physical dose of skin and key organs in a case of overexposure during a cardiac interventional procedure....

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In memory of Honorary Editor-in-chief Ziqiang Pan (1936–2022)

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Salicylic acid sensitizes cervical cancer cells to radiotherapy by activating AMPK/TSC2/mTOR pathway

To investigate the radio-sensitizing effect of salicylic acid (SA) on human cervical cancer cells and its potential molecular mechanism....

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Combination of immunotherapy-radiotherapy in non-small cell lung cancer: Reality and perspective

The aim of this review was to examine the theoretical, preclinical and clinical bases of the combination radiotherapy immunotherapy in the management of non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC). Preclinical...

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Effect of fluoroscopy frame rate on radiation exposure and in-hospital outcomes in cardiovascular implantable electronic device implantation procedures

To assess the radiation exposure in cardiovascular implantable electronic device(CIED) implantation procedures, the effect of fluoroscopy frame rate on various radiation exposure indices, and in-hospital...

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COVID-19 and low-dose radiation therapy

Severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2), the causative pathogen of the coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19), has caused more than 179 million infections and 3.8 million deaths worldwide....

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A progress review on methods for invivo measurement of 131I in thyroids by using portable gamma spectrometers

Iodine-131 is a highly toxic and volatile artificial radionuclide that is easily inhaled or ingested by the human body and selectively accumulates in thyroid tissue. With the development of nuclear...

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