*  Patent US3334050 - Organic carbonaceous matrix with radioisotope dispersed therein - Google Patents
... zinc, yttrium,'zirconium, indium, cadmium, the rare earths, mercury, lead, americium and neptunium. ... When longer lived radioisotopes are employed, resins are used which are more radiation resistant. Such materials are known to ... Radioisotope-containing microspheres. US3663685 *. Apr 1, 1968. May 16, 1972. Minnesota Mining & Mfg. Biodegradable radioactive ... Particularly useful radioisotopes are the short-lived isotopes such as yttrium-90, ytterbium-169, scandium-46, chromium-51 and ...
  http://www.google.com/patents/US3334050?dq=4,923,986
*  Influence of soluble sewage material on adsorption and desorption behavior of cadmium, cobalt, silver and zinc in sediment...
Duursma, E. K. andD. Eisma (1973): Theoretical experimental and field studies concerning reactions of radioisotopes with ... Influence of soluble sewage material on adsorption and desorption behavior of cadmium, cobalt, silver and zinc in sediment- ...
  https://link.springer.com/article/10.1007/BF02111047
*  Metal Contamination of Food (ebook) by Conor Reilly | 9780470995099
The persistent contaminants: lead, mercury, cadmium; The packaging metals: aluminium and tin; Transition metals: chromium, ... Radioisotopes; The catalytic metals; The electronic metals; Germanium; Tantalum; Caesium; Barium, beryllium, thallium and the ... manganese, iron, cobalt, nickel, copper, molybdenum; The other transition metals and zinc; The metalloids: arsenic, antimony, ...
  https://www.ebooks.com/214166/metal-contamination-of-food/reilly-conor/
*  Comparing Field Portable X-Ray Fluorescence (XRF) To Laboratory Analysis Of Heavy Metals In Soil on Environmental XPRT
All XRF data were collected with a NITON XL equipped with a 10 mCi cadmium-109 radioisotope source, silicon PIN diode detector ... Many of the samples measured high in zinc as well as lead, indicating that the likely contaminant origin was paint. The samples ... The LISA software reports concentrations in parts per million (ppm) for lead, arsenic, zinc, and copper in soil with matrix ...
  https://www.environmental-expert.com/articles/comparing-field-portable-x-ray-fluorescence-xrf-to-laboratory-analysis-of-heavy-metals-in-soil-2887
*  High-speed SPECT: from Anger camera to coronary flow reserve
Nevertheless, the recent introduction of Cadmium Zinc Telluride (CZT) detectors have enhanced the diagnostic spectrum of SPECT ... 1) with a significant reduction in imaging time and radioisotopes doses. Recently, Sharir et al, (4) compared a high-speed ... SPECT which uses a bank of independently controlled detectors with large-hole tungsten collimators and multiple cadmium zinc ...
  https://www.escardio.org/Journals/E-Journal-of-Cardiology-Practice/Volume-7/High-speed-SPECT-from-Anger-camera-to-coronary-flow-reserve
*  Mushroom cloud - Wikipedia
Antimony-124, cadmium-109, and cadmium-113m are also mentioned as tracers. The most significant radiation sources are the ... Longer-life radioisotopes, typically caesium-137 and strontium-90, present a long-term hazard. Intense beta radiation from the ... The induced isotopes include cobalt-60, 57 and 58, iron-59 and 55, manganese-54, zinc-65, yttrium-88, and possibly nickel-58 ... The bomb casing can be a significant sources of neutron-activated radioisotopes. The neutron flux in the bombs, especially ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mushroom_cloud
*  103ru 106ru 141ce: Topics by Science.gov
In addition to the eight toxic metals - arsenic, barium, cadmium, chromium, mercury, lead, selenium and silver - analytes ... The samples were cured and shipped to Babcock & Wilcox Technical Services Group-Radioisotope and Analytical Chemistry ... and zinc and the following radionuclides: gross alpha, gross beta/gamma, 3H, 60Co, 90Sr, 99Tc, 106Ru, 106Rh, 125Sb, 137Cs, ... cadmium, {sup 99}Tc, and {sup 106}Ru), (3) reduction in the size of the off-gas handling equipment for the vitrification of low ...
  https://www.science.gov/topicpages/0-9/103ru+106ru+141ce.html
*  Soil Treatment Plant Articles on Environmental XPRT
Parameters analyzed were chromium, nickel, cadmium, lead, copper, zinc, iron, manganese, aluminium, total nitrogen, total ... Can chemical treatments to displace radioisotopes influence soil fertility? A laboratory trial Soils contaminated with ...
  https://www.environmental-expert.com/articles/keyword-soil-treatment-plant-17517
*  Mercury (element) - New World Encyclopedia
Mercury cadmium telluride and mercury zinc telluride, infrared detector materials. Laboratory tests have found that an ... Most of the remaining radioisotopes have half-lives that are less than a day. The isotopes 199Hg and 201Hg are often studied by ... Spill kits also use activated charcoal and powdered zinc).. Isotopes. There are seven stable isotopes of mercury, of which Hg- ... Many metals, including gold and zinc, are soluble in mercury, and the mixtures are called amalgams. Iron, however, is an ...
  http://www.newworldencyclopedia.org/entry/Mercury_
*  Metals in medicine - Wikipedia
Zinc, cadmium, magnesium, chromium: metal fume fever can be caused by ingestion of the fumes of these metals and leads to fume ... 99mTc is the most commonly used radioisotope agent for imaging purposes. It has a short half-life, emits only gamma ray photons ... Zinc: Zinc can be used topically to heal wounds. Zn2+ can be used to treat the herpes virus. Silver: Silver has been used to ... Zinc: Zinc anemia is mostly due to diet can result in growth retardation. Copper: Copper anemia in infants results from infants ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Metals_in_medicine
*  Radiation Detectors | University of Surrey - Guildford
The study of II-VI semiconductors for radiation imaging applications concentrates on cadmium telluride (CdTe), cadmium zinc ... Standard spectroscopy tests using radioisotope sources at various temperatures, X-ray irradiations can be performed using a ... telluride (CdZnTe) and cadmium manganese telluride (CdMnTe). Activities are focused on material characterisation and charge ...
  https://www.surrey.ac.uk/centre-nuclear-and-radiation-physics/research-areas/radiation-detectors
*  Silver - Wikipedia
... base metals like zinc, cadmium, silicon, and germanium do not totally prevent corrosion and tend to affect the lustre and ... Twenty-eight radioisotopes have been characterized, the most stable being 105Ag with a half-life of 41.29 days, 111Ag with a ... Zinc-silver alloys with low zinc concentration may be considered as face-centred cubic solid solutions of zinc in silver, as ... silver-copper-zinc alloys are useful as low-melting brazing alloys, and silver-cadmium-indium (involving three adjacent ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Silver
*  SNM 2008 Preview | Health Imaging
... solid-state detector small animal SPECT that utilizes a cadmium zinc telluride (CZT) detector, and allows for 360-degree ... supply and installation of equipment to match customer's radioisotope production goals.. The Cyclone 18 Twin is a new version ...
  http://www.healthimaging.com/topics/molecular-imaging/snm-2008-preview
*  Tin - Wikipedia
Apart from 126Sn, with a half-life of 230,000 years, all the radioisotopes have a half-life of less than a year. The ... Tin bonds readily to iron and is used for coating lead, zinc and steel to prevent corrosion. Tin-plated steel containers are ... Alloying elements such as copper, antimony, bismuth, cadmium, and silver increase its hardness. Tin tends rather easily to form ... Tin is the 49th most abundant element in Earth's crust, representing 2 ppm compared with 75 ppm for zinc, 50 ppm for copper, ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tin
*  List of MeSH codes (D01) - Wikipedia
... xenon radioisotopes MeSH D01.496.749.960 --- yttrium radioisotopes MeSH D01.496.749.980 --- zinc radioisotopes MeSH D01.496. ... barium radioisotopes MeSH D01.496.749.090 --- bromine radioisotopes MeSH D01.496.749.108 --- cadmium radioisotopes MeSH D01.496 ... xenon radioisotopes MeSH D01.496.943.800 --- yttrium radioisotopes MeSH D01.496.966.800 --- zinc radioisotopes MeSH D01.524. ... calcium radioisotopes MeSH D01.496.123.328 --- carbon radioisotopes MeSH D01.496.156.300 --- cerium radioisotopes MeSH D01.496. ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_MeSH_codes_(D01)
*  Capper Pass and Son - Wikipedia
Rio Tinto Zinc acquired the company in 1967. On opening the plant had one blast furnace, and 75 employees; by the beginning of ... Tin was the plant's main product, other metals produced included with silver, cadmium, lead, copper, antimony, bismuth, indium ... a radioisotope with a half life of about 140 days), thought to be produced via radioactive decay of naturally occurring ... Rio Tinto Zinc acquired the firm in the 1960s. The Melton plant was a tin smelter of worldwide significance, producing 10% of ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Capper_Pass_and_Son
*  Intestinal Absorption of Metal Ions, Trace Elements and Radionuclides - 1st Edition
Some Industrial Problems in Absorption and Excretion of Metal Ions (Lead, Cadmium, Mercury) Author Index Subject Index. ... The Intestinal Absorption of Zinc Cobalt Absorption. Gastrointestinal Absorption, Distribution, and Excretion of Radiocesium ... use of radioisotopes to assess intestinal flux of calcium in humans; and calcium and structure of cell membranes. The ... intestinal absorption of zinc, cobalt, and strontium and absorption of copper from the gastrointestinal tract are underscored. ...
  https://www.elsevier.com/books/intestinal-absorption-of-metal-ions-trace-elements-and-radionuclides/skoryna/978-0-08-015721-4
*  Radioactive Waste Management/Spent Nuclear Fuel - Wikibooks, open books for an open world
But a considerable number are medium to long-lived radioisotopes such as 90Sr, 137Cs, 99Tc and 129I. Research has been ... Tc ruthenium,Ru rhodium,Rh palladium,Pd silver,Ag cadmium,Cd indium,In antimony,Sb. -. Yes. -. -. ... The fission products include every element from zinc through to the lanthanides; much of the fission yield is concentrated in ... Many of the fission products are either non-radioactive or only short-lived radioisotopes. ...
  https://en.wikibooks.org/wiki/Radioactive_Waste_Management/Spent_Nuclear_Fuel
*  Heavy metals - Wikipedia
... zinc, arsenic, cadmium, mercury, or lead. Selected heavy metals are used as catalysts in fuel processing (rhenium, for example ... heavy metals are also employed as spallation targets for the production of neutrons or radioisotopes such as astatine (using ... cadmium, or lead. Copper, zinc, tin, and lead are mechanically weaker metals but have useful corrosion prevention properties. ... post-transition heavy metals like zinc, cadmium, and lead have some of the characteristics of light metals, such as being ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Heavy_metals
*  Solder - Wikipedia
Should be avoided on zinc, cadmium, or galvanized metals as the resulting joint is brittle. Bismuth significantly lowers the ... Radioisotopes undergoing alpha decay are a concern due to their tendency to cause soft errors. Polonium-210 is especially ... and zinc-containing solder pastes have shorter shelf life than zinc-free. Can form brittle Cu-Zn intermetallic layers in ... causes dewetting Zinc - in melt forms excessive dross, in solidified joints rapidly oxidizes on the surface; zinc oxide is ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Solder
*  Patent US20100104505 - System and Method for Quantitative Molecular Breast Imaging - Google Patents
We will model the LumaGem 3200s system, which comprised about a 96 128 array of cadmium zinc telluride (CZT) elements with ... This modality not only uses radioisotopes for diagnosing of diseases but also for research. Nuclear imaging can further our ... a molecular breast imaging ("MBI") system 10 includes two opposing cadmium zinc telluride ("CZT") detectors (detector heads) 12 ... More recent studies have reported on the use of semiconductor-based gamma cameras, using Cadmium-Zinc-Telluride (CZT). These ...
  http://www.google.co.uk/patents/US20100104505
*  Zinc - Wikipedia
Cadmium zinc telluride (CZT) is a semiconductive alloy that can be divided into an array of small sensing devices. These ... n 30Zn + eāˆ’ ā†’ n 29Cu The most common decay mode of a radioisotope of zinc with mass number higher than 66 is beta decay (Ī²āˆ’), ... The zinc zinc-oxide cycle is a two step thermochemical process based on zinc and zinc oxide for hydrogen production. Zinc ... "Zinc absorption from zinc oxide, zinc sulfate, zinc oxide + EDTA, or sodium-zinc EDTA does not differ when added as ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Zinc
*  Suppression of a High-Affinity Transport System for Manganese in Cadmium-Resistant Metallothionein-Null Cells | Journal of...
Other trace elements, such as zinc and copper, also have been reported to inhibit cadmium uptake in hepatocytes (Blazka and ... leaving multitracer radioisotopes in carrier- and salt-free states. The solution was evaporated to dryness under reduced ... The cadmium-resistant MT-null cells exhibited a marked decrease in cadmium uptake and an increase in cadmium release compared ... Several animal studies have shown that cadmium intestinal absorption can be affected by dietary components such as iron, zinc, ...
  http://jpet.aspetjournals.org/content/292/3/1080.long
*  Iodine Mercury Chelation by rudenski Blog entry
... cadmium, and radioactive strontium (one of the most hazardous pollutants). 80 to 90 percent of radioisotopes of Strontium 90 ... Along with metals, it is true that synthetic chelation also can strip the body of essential minerals like zinc and iron. In ... Abraham noted that in some patients the excretion of lead, cadmium and mercury increased several fold after only one day of ... The heavy metals most often implicated in human poisoning are lead, mercury, arsenic, and cadmium but uranium is playing catch ...
  https://www.curezone.org/blogs/fm.asp?i=1580398
*  Mercury (element) - Wikipedia
Unlike its lighter neighbors, cadmium and zinc, mercury usually forms simple stable compounds with metal-metal bonds. Most ... Most of the remaining radioisotopes have half-lives that are less than a day. 199 Hg and 201 Hg are the most often studied NMR- ... The absence of a filled inner f shell is the reason for the somewhat higher melting temperature of cadmium and zinc, although ... mercury cadmium telluride and mercury zinc telluride being semiconductors useful as infrared detector materials. Mercury(II) ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mercury_(element)