Cancer Control

Vol. 60-3

September 2019

This edition of the IAEA Bulletin takes a closer look at radiation for cancer control throughout the world and the role of the IAEA. It provides an overview of cancer — its biology, diagnostics and treatment — and highlights major recent advances such as image guided brachytherapy and theranostics, including the production of new kinds of radiopharmaceuticals. 

Seeing cancer cells, killing cancer cells

Theranostics for diagnostics and treatment

Keeping radiotherapy safe and effective

Q&A with leading dosimetry expert

Accurate dosimetry for quality cancer care

The IAEA/WHO Network of Secondary Standards Dosimetry Laboratories

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