The possibility of using radiosensitizes in the preservation or sterilization of food, drugs and medical supplies by irradiation.

Maurits De Proost

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    Abstract

    A survey is given of the different Chemical products quoted in the literature as compounds enhancing radiation inactivation of bacteria. These compounds are oxygen, vitamin K 5 and its analogues, N-ethyI maIeimide, alkali halides, halogenophenoIs and iodoacetamide. The possible technoIogicaI importance of radiosensitizers is discussed.
    Original languageEnglish
    PublisherSCK CEN
    Number of pages12
    StatePublished - Nov 1964

    Publication series

    NameSCK CEN Reports
    PublisherSCK CEN
    No.BLG-327

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