B: Radiobiology Intermediate Topics

The intermediate topics attempt to mirror the current curriculum. Due to a lot of shifting around these are still a work in progress. Let me know if you have any questions. You may find topics in the orphaned section of radiobiology, here.

R01: History of Radiobiology

R02: Normal Cell Function

R03: Mechanisms of Malignant Cell Transformation

R04: Tumour Growth

R05: Effect of Radiation on Cells

R06: DNA Repair

R07: Modelling of Radiation Effects

R08: Fractionation and the 5 R's

R09: Clinical use of the L/Q model and 𝜶/β ratio

R10: Radiation and Oxygen

R11: Radiation Quality

R12: Dose Response for Tumours

R13: Normal Tissue Effects

R14: Radiation and the Foetus

R15: Quantification of Normal Tissue Effects

R16: Radiation Carcinogenesis

R17: Combination of Radiation with Other Therapies

R18: Retreatment with Radiation Therapy