radiation biophysics


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radiation biophysics

[‚rād·ē′ā·shən ¦bī·ō′fiz·iks]
(biophysics)
The study of the response of organisms to ionizing radiations and to ultraviolet light.
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is a medical physicist in the Radiology Department at Aultman Hospital in Canton, Ohio, and a professor in the Medical Radiation Biophysics Department at Northeastern Ohio Universities College of Medicine, Rootstown, Ohio.
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