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Radiation Tolerance

"Radiation Tolerance" 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.

MeSH information
The ability of some cells or tissues to survive lethal doses of IONIZING RADIATION. Tolerance depends on the species, cell type, and physical and chemical variables, including RADIATION-PROTECTIVE AGENTS and RADIATION-SENSITIZING AGENTS.

This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Radiation Tolerance" by people in the URMC Research Network by year, and whether "Radiation Tolerance" was a major or minor topic of these publication.