oa South African Medical Journal - The present status of radio-therapy and the radio-isotopes : in the treatment of cancer* (Continued from p. 576)

Volume 23, Issue 29
  • ISSN : 0256-9574
  • E-ISSN: 2078-5135



The discovery of artificial radio-activity, and the subsequent invention of the cyclotron, and the atomic pile, have made considerable quantItIes of radio-isotopes avaIlable, both for experimental work and for therapy. Some 450 isotopes have now been discovered.

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