Dose Distribution in 157Gd and 10B Containing Phantoms Subsequent to Irradiation with Thermal Neutrons

  • V. F. Khokhlov
  • A. I. Shaks
  • V. L. Gozenbuk
  • I. N. Sheino
  • V. L. Mazanov
  • K. N. Zaitsev
  • V. K. Sakharov
  • R. Lawaczeck

Abstract

Studies on the distribution of irradiation doses in phantoms with gadolinium have been carried out at the research nuclear reactor IRT MEPhI in Moscow in accordance with the Russian project “Neutron Capture Therapy” for malignant tumors.

Keywords

Boron Polyethylene Auger Gadolinium Kato 

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Authors and Affiliations

  • V. F. Khokhlov
    • 1
  • A. I. Shaks
    • 1
  • V. L. Gozenbuk
    • 1
  • I. N. Sheino
    • 1
  • V. L. Mazanov
    • 1
  • K. N. Zaitsev
    • 2
  • V. K. Sakharov
    • 2
  • R. Lawaczeck
    • 3
  1. 1.Russian State Scientific Center “Institute of Biophysics”MoscowRussia
  2. 2.Moscow State Institute of Engineering PhysicsMoscowRussia
  3. 3.Institute for Diagnostic ResearchBerlinGermany

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