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$11M Study to Jumpstart Radiation Exposure Drug Development

News   Jan 16, 2019 | Original story from the University of Nebraska

 
$11M Study to Jumpstart Radiation Exposure Drug Development

Researchers Becky Deegan and Kenneth Bayles of the University of Nebraska Medical Center and David Berkowitz of the University of Nebraska chemistry department are jumpstarting the development of drug therapies to protect military service members from the effects of radiation exposure. The same therapies could be used to protect cancer patients receiving radiation treatments. Photo taken in the Department of Radiation Oncology at the Fred & Pamela Buffett Cancer Center in Omaha, Nebraska. Credit: Craig Chandler, University of Nebraska-Lincoln

 
 
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