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The Resource Radiation hazards to crews of interplanetary missions : biological issues and research strategies, Task Group on the Biological Effects of Space Radiation, Space Studies Board, Commission on Physical Sciences, Mathematics, and Applications, National Research Council

Radiation hazards to crews of interplanetary missions : biological issues and research strategies, Task Group on the Biological Effects of Space Radiation, Space Studies Board, Commission on Physical Sciences, Mathematics, and Applications, National Research Council

Label
Radiation hazards to crews of interplanetary missions : biological issues and research strategies
Title
Radiation hazards to crews of interplanetary missions
Title remainder
biological issues and research strategies
Statement of responsibility
Task Group on the Biological Effects of Space Radiation, Space Studies Board, Commission on Physical Sciences, Mathematics, and Applications, National Research Council
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
612/.01448
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • charts
Index
no index present
LC call number
RC1151.R33
LC item number
R32 1996eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
NLM call number
  • 1997 F-372
  • WD 752
NLM item number
R129 1996
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National Research Council (U.S.)
Series statement
The compass series
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  • Radiation
  • Radiation
  • Space Flight
  • Radiation Effects
  • Radiation Protection
  • Radiation Injuries
  • MEDICAL
  • SCIENCE
  • Radiation
  • Radiation
Label
Radiation hazards to crews of interplanetary missions : biological issues and research strategies, Task Group on the Biological Effects of Space Radiation, Space Studies Board, Commission on Physical Sciences, Mathematics, and Applications, National Research Council
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Support for this project was provided by Contract NASW 4627 and Contract NASW 96013 between the National Academy of Sciences and the National Aeronautics and Space Administration
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Issues of concern to NASA: discussion and conclusions -- Types of particles and their energies -- Biological effects of radiation : Early effects ; Late Effects ; Variation in susceptibility to radiation across subject types ; DNA repair -- Loss of research programs -- How to reduce risk and the uncertainty in risk estimates -- Shielding -- Radioprotective and chemoprotective drugs and diet -- Crew selection -- Optimal time for flight -- Solar particle event warning system -- Priority research questions and strategies -- Higher-priority research questions -- Lower-priority research questions -- Time scale of research -- What will still remain unknown, and what risk does this represent? -- Other issues -- Need for animal use -- Experimental techniques and new data required -- Ground- vs. space-based research -- Plants and food supply
Control code
45729589
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (vii, 75 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780585273518
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations, charts.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)45729589
Label
Radiation hazards to crews of interplanetary missions : biological issues and research strategies, Task Group on the Biological Effects of Space Radiation, Space Studies Board, Commission on Physical Sciences, Mathematics, and Applications, National Research Council
Publication
Note
Support for this project was provided by Contract NASW 4627 and Contract NASW 96013 between the National Academy of Sciences and the National Aeronautics and Space Administration
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Issues of concern to NASA: discussion and conclusions -- Types of particles and their energies -- Biological effects of radiation : Early effects ; Late Effects ; Variation in susceptibility to radiation across subject types ; DNA repair -- Loss of research programs -- How to reduce risk and the uncertainty in risk estimates -- Shielding -- Radioprotective and chemoprotective drugs and diet -- Crew selection -- Optimal time for flight -- Solar particle event warning system -- Priority research questions and strategies -- Higher-priority research questions -- Lower-priority research questions -- Time scale of research -- What will still remain unknown, and what risk does this represent? -- Other issues -- Need for animal use -- Experimental techniques and new data required -- Ground- vs. space-based research -- Plants and food supply
Control code
45729589
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (vii, 75 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780585273518
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations, charts.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)45729589

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