Fractionated X-radiation damage to developing ovaries in the bonnet monkey (Macaca radiata)

A. C. Andersen, Andrew G Hendrickx, M. H. Momeni

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Abstract

Fractionated X-ray exposures of 11.5 rad each (total 200 rad) given twice weekly between 77 and 133 days postcoitum severely damaged the ovaries of eight out of nine fetal bonnet monkeys. This radiation regimen reduced follicle counts by 75% or more.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)398-405
Number of pages8
JournalRadiation Research
Volume71
Issue number2
StatePublished - 1977

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Agricultural and Biological Sciences (miscellaneous)
  • Biophysics
  • Radiology Nuclear Medicine and imaging
  • Radiation

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