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Article published: Radiocaesium concentration ratios and radiation doses to rodents in Fukushima

Article published: Radiocaesium concentration ratios and radiation doses to rodents in Fukushima

This paper presents the largest data set for whole-organism to soil concentration ratios for radiocaesium.

CERAD-NIVA welcomes Simon Schmid

CERAD-NIVA welcomes Simon Schmid

Simon has recently started his PhD and is based at the Norwegian Institute for Water Research (NIVA), one of the partner institutes making up CERAD. His study is about the chemical inhibition of chitin synthesis. 

COVID-19: What Can Past Nuclear Accidents Teach Us?

COVID-19: What Can Past Nuclear Accidents Teach Us?

CERAD director Deborah Oughton took part in writing the policy brief that addresses which of the recommendations that were developed for improving health and well-being of populations affected by nuclear accidents can be directly implemented or adapted to the current COVID-19 crisis

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CERAD researches the harmful effects of radiation on organisms and the ecosystem as a whole, to improve the protection of people and environment.

From 2013, the Research Council of Norway has supported CERAD as a Centre of Excellence.

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