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Decreased radiation exposure with a safety training program

The importance of limiting radiation exposure among healthcare workers and patients is of utmost importance. According to the National Council on Radiation and Standards the recommended maximum annual dose of radiation to the whole body is 5,000

To beam or not to beam: Safely scanning mouse lungs for lung disease and therapy research

Lung diseases are among the most important causes of sickness and death in the world. Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, lung fibrosis and emphysema are examples of such devastating and life-threatening conditions.  Doctors can help by relieving symptoms,