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Childhood cancer research in oxford III: The work of CCRG on ionising radiation

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Background

High doses of ionising radiation are a known cause of childhood cancer and great public and professional interest attaches to possible links between childhood cancer and lower doses, particularly of man-made radiation. This paper describes work done by the Childhood Cancer Research Group (CCRG) on this topic

Methods

Most UK investigations have made use of the National Registry of Childhood Tumours and associated controls. Epidemi...

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Peer reviewed

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10.1038/s41416-018-0182-y

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
Nuffield Department of Population Health
Sub department:
Cancer Epidemiology Unit
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Institution:
University of Oxford
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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
Medical Sciences Division
Department:
Nuffield Department of Population Health
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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
Medical Sciences Division
Department:
Nuffield Department of Population Health
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National Cancer Institute, USA More from this funder
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The Kay Kendall Leukaemia Research Fund More from this funder
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Publisher:
Nature Publishing Group Publisher's website
Journal:
British Journal of Cancer Journal website
Volume:
119
Pages:
771–778
Publication date:
2018-08-21
Acceptance date:
2018-06-20
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EISSN:
1532-1827
ISSN:
0007-0920
Source identifiers:
858825
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2018-06-22

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