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Radiation and Environmental Biophysics

Radiation and Environmental Biophysics

Editors-in-Chief: A.A. Friedl; W. Rühm; A. Wojcik

ISSN: 0301-634X (print version)
ISSN: 1432-2099 (electronic version)

Journal no. 411

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Anna A. Friedl

Department of Radiation Oncology
Ludwig-Maximilian University
Schillerstraße 42
80336 Munich, Germany
E-mail: RadiatEnvironBiophys@lrz.uni-muenchen.de

Werner Rühm
Helmholtz Zentrum München
German Research Center for Environmental Health (GmbH)
Institute of Radiation Protection
Ingolstädter Landstr. 1
85764 Neuherberg, Germany
E-mail: RadiatEnvironBiophys@lrz.uni-muenchen.de

Andrzej Wojcik
Centre for Radiation Protection Research
Stockholm University
Svante Arrhenius väg 20C
106 91 Stockholm, Sweden
E-mail: RadiatEnvironBiophys@lrz.uni-muenchen.de

Associate Editors

David J. Brenner
Columbia University
Center for Radiological Research
New York, NY, USA

Marco Durante
GSI Helmholtz Center for Heavy Ion Research
Biophysics Division
Darmstadt, Germany

Sören Mattsson
Malmö University Hospital and Lund University
Dept. of Radiation Physics
Malmö, Sweden

Quanfu SUN
National Institute for Radiological Protection
Chinese Center for Disease Control and Prevention
Deshengmenwai, Xicheng District Beijing, China

Editorial Board

Liz Ainsbury Ph.D.
Public Health England, Centre for Radiation, Chemical and Environmental Hazards
Chilton, Didcot, Oxon, UK

Alexander Akleyev
Urals Research Center for Radiation Medicine
Chelyabinsk, Russia

Maria Blettner
Johannes-Gutenberg-University Mainz
Institute of Medical Biometry, Epidemiology & Informatics
Mainz, Germany

Wesley E. Bolch
Nuclear and Radiological Engineering, University of Florida
Gainsville, FL, USA

Sudhir Chandna
Natural Radiation Response Mechanisms Group
Institute of Nuclear Medicine & Allied Sciences (INMAS)
Delhi, India

Jing Chen
Radiation Protection Bureau, Health Canada
Ottawa, ON, Canada

Harry Cullings
Statistics Department
Hiroshima City, Japan

Wolfgang Dörr
Christian Doppler Laboratory for Medical Radiation Research for Radiation Oncology
Medical University Vienna, Vienna, Austria

Rüdiger Greinert

Dermatological Center Buxtehude
Buxtehude, Germany

Gerald Kirchner
ZNF, University of Hamburg
Hamburg, Germany

Charles Limoli
University of California, Irvine
Dept. of Radiation Oncology
Irvine, CA, USA

Mark Little
National Cancer Institut
Radiation Epidemiology Branch
Bethesda, MD, USA

Herwig G. Paretzke
Helmholtz Center Munich
Institute of Radiation Protection
Neuherberg, Germany

Sergey A. Romanov
Southern Urals Biophysics Institute
Ozyorsk, Russian Federation

Satoshi, Tashiro
Research Institute for Radiation Biology and Medicine
Hiroshima University
Hiroshima, Japan

Prof. Gayle E. Woloschak
Departments of Radiation Oncology, Radiology, and Cell and Molecular Biology
Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University
Chicago, IL, USA

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