The first whole-body radiation counter capable of recording separately the amount of radiation in 18 different sections of the body is now in operation in the NIH Clinical Center. Use of the new instrument is expected to enable scientists of the nine Institutes to conduct more sensitive, more accurate, and more detailed studies involving low levels of radiation.
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