Search for dissertations about: "Antonovic Laura"

Found 1 swedish dissertation containing the words Antonovic Laura.

  1. 1. Radiobiological end-points for the theoretical evaluation of the effectiveness of carbon ions and photons in treating tumours with dynamic hypoxia

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Department of Physics, Stockholm University

    Author : Antonovic Laura; Iuliana Toma-Dasu; Tatsuaki Kanai; [2014]
    Keywords : NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; OER; hypoxia; LOC; RCR; hypofractionation; SBRT; carbon ion; fractionation; TCP; SF; RCE; RBE; medicinsk strålningsfysik; Medical Radiation Physics;

    Abstract : Tumours are characterised by unorganised vasculature, which often results in hypoxic regions. Hypoxia is a common cause for photon radiotherapy (RT) treatment failure, as hypoxic cells require up to 2-3 times higher doses compared to well-oxygenated cells for the same effect in terms of cell kill. READ MORE