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Data Set Name Center for Space Radiation Research - Male C57BL/6 mice exposed to protons, oxygen ions, or gamma-rays
Data Set Description Male C57BL/6 mice were exposed to high-dose rate protons (150 MeV, 0.5 or 1 Gy), oxygen ions (600 MeV/n, 0.01 – 1 Gy), protons (150 MeV, 0.5 Gy) followed after an hour by oxygen ions (600 MeV/n, 0.1 Gy), or gamma-rays (cesium source, 0.5 – 3 Gy). Ultrasound was used to assess cardiac function at multiple time points after irradiation. At 2 weeks, 3 months, and 9 months after irradiation, heart samples were collected and used for histopathology and immunoblotting to assess cardiac injury. Various other tissues were collected for tissue sharing.
Level of Processing Processed - Microsoft Excel
Data Files [Available online]
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Data Source Experiment
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Data collected and analyzed between May 2015 – April 2018.
Responsible NASA Official The NASA representative responsible for providing this information is:
Johnson Space Center LSDA Office
Project Manager: Jessica Keune