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The BNCT clinical trial at the HFR is the first in Europe and is for the first time realised on a completely multi-national scale. BNCT is performed respecting European rules of safety and quality assurance for nuclear research reactors, for radiological protection, for radiotherapy and for clinical trials.

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Authors: MOSS R.L, JRC- HFR Unit, Petten (NL);RASSOW J, Universitõtsklinikum, Essen (DE);FINKE E, Universitõtsklinikum, Essen (DE);SAUERWEIN W, Universitõtsklinikum, Essen (DE);STECHER-RASMUSSEN F, Nuclear Research and Consultancy Group, NRG Petten (NL)
Bibliographic Reference: An oral report given at: the International Conference of the Radiological Protection of Patients. Organised by: IAEA Held in: Malaga, Spain 25-30 March, 2001
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