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Contact: Christian Basi
University of Missouri-Columbia

Harnessing Radioactivity

Caption: Scientists at the University of Missouri, Oak Ridge, and the University of Tennessee have created a gold nanoparticle that can harness the power of alpha emitters for radioactive therapy.

Credit: Christian Basi/University of Missouri

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