Low-dose radiation may be linked to cancer risk

The traditional wisdom has long been that ionising radiation – which is radiation that is strong enough to strip the electrons from atoms – poses a negligible risk in low doses such as that received during a dental scan or on a long-haul flight.

However, technologies capable of tracking cellular activity in unprecedented detail are now throwing this into doubt.

Read the whole article in the Horizon Magazine.

Published 19. July 2016 - 10:18 - Updated 19. July 2016 - 10:20