WASHINGTON – More than 100,000 workers involved in the clean-up after the 1986 Chernobyl nuclear power plant accident share a significant increased risk of developing leukemia, according to a recent 20-year longitudinal study.
Host Andrew Hiller spoke with Dr. Lydia B. Zablotska, an epidemiologist with the School of Medicine at the University of California San Francisco Campus, to examine the impact of low doses of radiation.
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