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Effects of ionizing radiations on seeds

Symposium on the Effects of Ionizing Radiations on Seeds and their Significance for Crop Improvement (1960 Karlsruhe, Germany)

Effects of ionizing radiations on seeds

proceedings. Jointly sponsored by the International Atomic Energy Agency and the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations.

by Symposium on the Effects of Ionizing Radiations on Seeds and their Significance for Crop Improvement (1960 Karlsruhe, Germany)

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Published by International Atomic Energy Agency in Vienna .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Plants -- Effect of radiation on.,
  • Seeds -- Irradiation.

  • Edition Notes

    SeriesInternational Atomic Energy Agency. Proceedings series, Proceedings series (International Atomic Energy Agency)
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQK757 .S96 1960
    The Physical Object
    Pagination655 p.
    Number of Pages655
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5844923M
    LC Control Number62002488

      Plant cultivation on spacecraft or planetary outposts is a promising and actual perspective both for food and bioactive molecules production. To this aim, plant response to ionizing radiations, as an important component of space radiation, must be assessed through on-ground experiments due to the potentially fatal effects on living systems. Hereby, we Cited by: 1. Ionizing radiation is known to cause chromosomal alterations such as inversions and deletions and has been used extensively for inducing mutations. In Arabidopsis, two methods for the isolation of genes identified on the basis of mutant phenotypes--genomic subtraction and chromosome walking--either rely on or are greatly facilitated by the Cited by:

    Effects of Low-Power Microwave Fields on Seed Germination and Growth Rate Lakshmappa Ragha1, Seema Mishra2, control seeds. The effects of different treatments were found to be stimulating the germination and seedling vigour of Microwaves are File Size: KB. Reported Biological Effects From Non-Ionizing Radio-frequency RF Radiation Low Level RF Radiation Health Concern. The following studies indicate biological effects at cell phone rf radiation exposure levels which are far below what can be explained by “thermal effects”, and well within the range people are commonly exposed to every day on their cell phones.

    The biological effects of ionizing radiation are determined by both the radiation dose and the radiation quality ionization density. To understand the radiation protection concerns associated with different types of ionizing radiation, knowledge of both the extent of exposure and consequent macroscopic dose absorbed – gray value, as well as the microscopic dose . Ionizing Radiation Definition. The term radiation means to give off energy as waves or particles. Ionizing radiation gives off energy by knocking electrons off atoms, which causes the atoms to have a charge. Another term for a charged particle is an ion. The charges on the atomic particles make ionizing radiation unstable and reactive.


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Effects of ionizing radiations on seeds by Symposium on the Effects of Ionizing Radiations on Seeds and their Significance for Crop Improvement (1960 Karlsruhe, Germany) Download PDF EPUB FB2

@article{osti_, title = {Effect of ionizing radiation on plant growth}, author = {Sax, K}, abstractNote = {The effects of high doses of radiation on plants is lethal, although different species of plants vary greatly in their sensitivity to ionizing radiation. There are reports, however, of a stimulating effect on growth when seeds or seedlings are exposed to light doses of.

Symposium on the Effects of Ionizing Radiations on Seeds and their Significance for Crop Improvement ( Karlsruhe, Germany). Effects of ionizing radiations on seeds. Vienna, International Atomic Energy Agency, (OCoLC) Material Type: Conference publication, Government publication, International government publication.

Sorry to hear this but I had the seeds done by Dr. Louis Potter in 11/08 and had none of the side effects you speak of. He is one of the best and uses a sonogram to guide the placement of the seeds. My PSA is down from when I was diagnosed. IONIZING RADIATION 82 3. SUMMARY OF HEALTH EFFECTS OF IONIZING RADIATION appeared to have redistributed from the lungs to the bones and, given its long physical half-time (t1/2) of years, would have irradiated the surrounding tissues for a File Size: KB.

What are some obvious effects of ionising radiation exposure. Extreme doses of radiation to the whole body (around 10 sievert and above), received in a short period, cause so much damage to internal organs and tissues of the body that vital systems cease to function and death may result within days or weeks.

Very high doses (between about 1 sievert and 10 sievert), received in a. Considering the effects of radiation on plants, the present study was conducted to determine the effects of radiation on maize growth and development and on the content of photosynthetic pigments.

Furthermore, we used ESR spectroscopy to study the behavior of a radiation-induced free radical in gamma-irradiated maize seeds and to correlate it Cited Effects of ionizing radiations on seeds book Abstract.

It is now over 35 years since the production of hereditary changes, or mutations, by exposure to Roentgen rays was demonstrated by Muller (, a and b) in the fruit fly, Drosophila, and by Stadler (a, b and c) in maize and barley. Since then, the mutagenic effects of various ionizing radiations, ultraviolet light and a growing number of radiomimetic Cited by: Seeds of Pinus rigida (Mill.) trees were exposed to gamma irradiation while they were still in the cones on the trees.

The trees were growing in a natural pine-oak forest that was irradiated by a Cs ( curies) source. The vegetation was exposed to radiation during 20 hr each day, for periods ranging from a few days to six months, beginning on Novem Cited by: To determine these effects, seeds were exposed to radiation with time period of,and seconds for the irradiated treatment as given above.

Radiation has two types, non-ionizing, which is mostly harmless, and ionizing. This high-energy, ionizing radiation can lead to serious problems within an organism.

Radiation energy is transferred by particles or waves. While non-ionizing radiation is relatively low-energy, ionizing radiation is so high in energy it can break chemical bonds.

4 The consequences of X-ray irradiation are categorized as deterministic and stochastic effects. When ionizing radiation causes significant disturbances in the function of the cell or cell death.

One of the main purposes leading botanists to investigate the effects of ionizing radiations is to understand plant behaviour in space, where vegetal systems play an important role for nourishment, psychological support and functioning of life support systems.

Ground-based experiments have been performed with particles of different charge and energy. Samples Cited by: Ionizing radiation (ionising radiation) is radiation, traveling as a particle or electromagnetic wave, that carries sufficient energy to detach electrons from atoms or molecules, thereby ionizing an atom or a molecule.

Ionizing radiation is made up of energetic subatomic particles, ions or atoms moving at high speeds (usually greater than 1% of the speed of light), and electromagnetic. RSSC BIOLOGICAL EFFECTS OF IONIZING RADIATION 08/11 B. Area Exposed The portion of the body irradiated is an important exposure parameter because the larger the area exposed, other factors being equal, the greater the overall damage to the organism.

This is because more cells have been impacted and there is a greaterFile Size: KB. Radiation Botany,Vol. 2, pp. to Pergamon Press Ltd. Printed in Great Britain. EFFECTS OF IONIZING RADIATION ON A NATURAL PLANT COMMUNITY J.

McCORMICK and R. PLATT* Vanderbilt University, Nashville, Tennessee (Received 27 August, ) Abstract--An "island community" of spring and summer annuals transplanted from a granite Cited by: @article{osti_, title = {Medical effects of ionizing radiation}, author = {Mettler, F A}, abstractNote = {This book reviews the sources of radiation, as well as basic radiation physics, chemistry, and biology.

It presents fundamentals needed for further study of radiation at the cellular, tissue, and systemic levels.}, doi = {}, journal = {}, number =, volume =, place =. Effects of ionizing radiations.

Ionizing radiation (IR) is known to effect on plants. Their effects are classified as direct and indirect. Stimulatory, intermediate, and detrimental effects on plant growth and development are based on dose of ionizing radiation applied to the plant by: 1.

Biological effects of ionizing radiations 1. The biological effect of ionizing radiation on the cell (normal and pathologically changed) Content ical effect of ionizing radiation sources of ionizing radiation properties of ionizing radiation dependence of biological effect of ionizing radiation from the type, dose and energy.

characteristics of. Effects OF RADIATION ON CELLS. Ionizing radiation absorbed by human tissue has adequate energy to take negatrons from the atoms that make up molecules of the tissue.

When the negatron that was shared by the two atoms to organize a molecular bond is dislodged by ionising radiation, the bond is broken and therefore, the molecule falls apart. UNSCEAR was established by the General Assembly of the United Nations in Its mandate in the United Nations system is to assess and report levels and effects of exposure to ionizing radiation.

Governments and organizations throughout the world rely on the Committee estimates as the scientific basis for evaluating radiation risk, establishing radiation protection and safety. Types of Health Effects. When ionizing radiation interacts with cells, it can cause damage to the cells and genetic material (i.e., deoxyribonucleic acid, or DNA).

If not properly repaired, this damage can result in the death of the cell or potentially harmful changes in .Biological Effects of Non-Ionizing Radiations theory of counter-ion relaxation and to understand more fully the electrical properties of the cell's surface.

These efforts should be good news to all who believe that the cell's surface is an important site in the interaction of electromagnetic fields with bio. Radiation exists all around us, from both natural and manmade sources, and is in two forms: ionizing and non-ionizing radiation.

Ionizing radiation is a form of energy that acts by removing electrons from atoms and molecules of materials that include air, water, and living tissue. Ionizing radiation can travel unseen and pass through these materials.