"Cosmic Radiation" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure,
which enables searching at various levels of specificity.
High-energy radiation or particles from extraterrestrial space that strike the earth, its atmosphere, or spacecraft and may create secondary radiation as a result of collisions with the atmosphere or spacecraft.
- Cosmic Radiation
- Radiation, Cosmic
- Cosmic Radiations
- Radiations, Cosmic
- HZE Particles
- HZE Particle
- Particle, HZE
- Particles, HZE
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Below are the most recent publications written about "Cosmic Radiation" by people in Profiles.
Hartman PS, Hlavacek A, Wilde H, Lewicki D, Schubert W, Kern RG, Kazarians GA, Benton EV, Benton ER, Nelson GA. A comparison of mutations induced by accelerated iron particles versus those induced by low earth orbit space radiation in the FEM-3 gene of Caenorhabditis elegans. Mutat Res. 2001 Mar 01; 474(1-2):47-55.
Butler GC, Nicholas J, Lackland DT, Friedberg W. Perspectives of those impacted: airline pilot's perspective. Health Phys. 2000 Nov; 79(5):602-7.
Nicholas JS, Lackland DT, Butler GC, Mohr LC, Dunbar JB, Kaune WT, Grosche B, Hoel DG. Cosmic radiation and magnetic field exposure to airline flight crews. Am J Ind Med. 1998 Dec; 34(6):574-80.