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Hospital Scanner Could Curb Nuclear Waste Threat

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Medical equipment used for diagnosis of patients with heart disease and cancer could be a key weapon in stopping nuclear waste seeping into the environment, according to new research.


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Dee C (23)
Friday January 29, 2010, 12:50 pm
A team of scientists from the Universities of Manchester and Leeds have joined forces with experts in nuclear medicine at Manchester Royal Infirmary, using medical gamma-ray cameras to track radioactive isotopes in soil samples from a US civil nuclear site.

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Teresa F (393)
Friday January 29, 2010, 2:11 pm

Elaine Dixon (71)
Friday January 29, 2010, 3:23 pm
good story

Rhonda Maness (580)
Friday January 29, 2010, 4:12 pm
Thanks Dee

Michelle D (90)
Friday January 29, 2010, 6:32 pm
Thanks, noted!

Past Member (0)
Saturday January 30, 2010, 1:22 am
Very interesting article; thanks, Dee!

Past Member (0)
Saturday January 30, 2010, 5:50 am
i've noted, thanks a lot :).

Rajee Seetharam (138)
Saturday January 30, 2010, 7:40 am
Interesting article Dee! Thanks a lot! Have a wonderful weekend!

Ada P (25)
Saturday January 30, 2010, 10:27 am
hey, that's great news!
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