Publications

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The research leading to these results has received funding from the [European Community's] [European Atomic Energy Community's]Seventh Framework Programme ([FP7/2007-2013] [FP7/2007-2011]) under grant agreement n°[249675].

 

SP1 Publications:


Extra-high doses detected in the enamel of human teeth in the Techa riverside region

E.A. Shishkina (a,*), M.O. Degteva (a), E.I. Tolstykh (a), A. Volchkova (a), D.V. Ivanov (b), A. Wieser (c), S. Della Monaca (d,e), P. Fattibene (d, f)

(a) Urals Research Center for Radiation Medicine, 68A, Vorovsky Str., 454076 Chelyabinsk, Russia
(b) Institute of Metal Physics, Russian Academy of Sciences, 18 S. Kovalevsky Str, 620041 Yekaterinburg, Russia
(c) Helmholtz Zentrum München, German Research Centre for Environmental Health, D-85764 Neuherberg, Germany
(d) Istituto Superiore di Sanità, 00161 Rome, Italy
(e) Istituto Regina Elena, 00144 Rome, Italy
(f) Istituto Nazionale di Fisica Nucleare, 00161 Rome, Italy

Radiation Measurements 46 (2011) pp.760-764

 

Preliminary FISH-Based Assessment of External Dose for Residents Exposed on the Techa River

A. V. Vozilova,(a,1) N. B. Shagina,(a) M. O. Degteva,(a) A. A. Edwards,(b) E. A. Ainsbury,(b) J. E. Moquet,(b) P. Hone,(b,2), D. C. Lloyd,(b) J. N. Fomina(c) and F. Darroudi(c)

(a) Urals Research Center for Radiation Medicine (URCRM), Chelyabinsk, Vorovsky str. 68A, 454076;

(b) Health Protection Agency, UK, Chilton, Didcot, Oxon, OX11 ORQ (HPA); and

(c) Department of Toxicogenetics, Leiden University Medical Center (LUMC), Einthovenweg 20, 2300RC, Leiden, The Netherlands

Radiation Research 177, pp.84–91 (2012)

 

Harmonization of dosimetric information obtained by different EPR methods:
Experience of the Techa river study

A. Volchkova (a), E.A. Shishkina (a,*), D. Ivanov (b), Yu. Timofeev (a), P. Fattibene (c), S. Della Monaca (c), A. Wieser (d), M.O. Degteva (a)

(a) Urals Research Center for Radiation Medicine, 68A, Vorovsky Str., 454076 Chelyabinsk, Russia
(b) Institute of Metal Physics, Russian Academy of Sciences, 18, S. Kovalevskoy Str., 620041 Yekaterinburg, Russia
(c) Istituto Superiore di Sanità and Istituto Nazionale di Fisica Nucleare, Viale Regina Elena 299, 00161 Rome, Italy
(d) Helmholtz Zentrum München, German Research Centre for Environmental Health, D-85764 Neuherberg, Germany

Radiation Measurements 46 (2011) pp.801-807

 

Review of reconstruction of radiation incident air kerma by measurement of absorbed dose in tooth enamel with EPR

A. Wieser*

*Helmholtz Zentrum Mu¨nchen – German Research Center for Environmental Health, Institute of Radiation protection, D-85764 Neuherberg, Germany

Radiation Protection Dosimetry (November 2011) pp.1-8

 

Performance parameters and uncertainty of the method for assessment of 90Sr concentration in small powder samples using a-Al2O3:C beta detectors

E.A. Shishkina*

*URCRM, Urals Research Center for Radiation Medicine, 68-A Vorovsky Street, Chelyabinsk 454076, Russia

Radiation Measurements 47 (2012) pp.19-26

 

Radiat Prot Dosimetry. 2014 Jun;159(1-4):34-7. doi: 10.1093/rpd/ncu131. Epub  2014 Apr 17

 

 

List of further SP1 publications in the peer-reviewed journals in Russian:

Ivanov DV, Shishkina EA, Volchkova AY, Timofeev YuS. Changes in the EPR dosimetry method performance with time during long-term operation of equipment at IMP. ANRI (Instruments and Methods of Radiation Measurements) 66:65-70; 2011 (in Russian).

Ivanov DV, Shishkina EA, Ustinov VV. Influence of the spectrum analysis procedure on the accuracy of the tooth enamel ESR-Dosimetry. Med Radiol Radiat Saf 57(4):47–52; 2012 (in Russian).

Shishkina E, Tolstykh E, Degteva M, Ivanov D, Aladova E. Variability of the radiation sensitivity for tooth enamel of the Ural residents. ANRI (Instruments and Methods of Radiation Measurements) 69:41–50, 2012b (in Russian).

Timofeev YS, Shishkina EA, Ivanov DV, Fattibene P, Wieser A, Zalyapin VI. Universality investigation of semi-empirical approach to uncertainty estimation in EPR-dosimetry of tooth enamel. Bull Southern Urals State University, Series 5 on Mathematical Modelling and Programming 192:94–106; 2010a (in Russian).

Zalyapin VI, Shishkina EA. On the linearity of a statistical model for the EPR-response to the ionizing radiation in dosimetric studies of tooth enamel. Bull Southern Urals State University, Series 5 on Mathematical Modelling and Programming 192:17–22; 2010 (in Russian).

 

List of other open literature publications:

Ivanov D, Shishkina EA, Volchkova A, Timofeev Yu, Wieser A, Fattibene P, Degteva MO. Analysis of the EPR dosimetry method performance in a long-term epidemiological study: experience at IMP. In: EPRBioDose 2010 International Conference. Mandelieu-La-Napoule (France) October 10-14, 2010. Roma: Instituto Superiore di Sanita and Paris: Institut de Radioprotection et de Surete Nucleare; 2010: 134.

Ivanov D, Shishkina EA. Influence of the spectrum analysis procedure on the accuracy of the tooth enamel EPR dosimetry. In: Chronic Radiation Exposure: Low-dose Effects. Book of Abstracts of the 4th International Conference. Chelyabinsk: Urals Research Center for Radiation Medicine; 2010:61-62 (in English) 97 (in Russian).

Shishkina E, Ivanov D, Wieser A, Fattibene P, Volchkova A, Semioshkina N, El-Faramey N, Veroneze I, Degteva M. Tooth dosimetry for residents of Techa Riverside territories. In: Third European IRPA Congress, 14-18 June 2010, Helsinki, Finland. Abstracts. Helsinki: Nordic Society for Radiation Protection; 2010:110.

Shishkina EA, Volchkova A, Tokareva EE, Degteva MO, Ivanov D, Wieser A, Semioshkina N, Della Monaca S, Fattibene P. Internal dosimetry foe tooth enamel of Techa riverside residents: comparison with cumulative EPR dose. In: EPRBioDose 2010 International Conference. Mandelieu-La-Napoule (France) October 10-14, 2010. Roma: Instituto Superiore di Sanita and Paris: Institut de Radioprotection et de Surete Nucleare; 2010: 24.

Shishkina EA, Degteva MO, Volchkova A, Fattibene P, Ivanov D, Wieser A, Anspaugh L. Principles of external dose validation with EPR tooth dosimetry for Techa riverside residents. In: Chronic Radiation Exposure: Low-dose Effects. Book of Abstracts of the 4th International Conference. Chelyabinsk: Urals Research Center for Radiation Medicine; 2010:64-65 (in English) 108-109 (in Russian).

Shishkina EA, Volchkova AYu, Semioshkina N, Veronese I, Tolstykh EI. Degteva MO. Estimation of 90Sr content in tooth tissues of the Techa River residents. In: Proceedings of the third international conference “Adaptation of biological systems to natural and extreme conditions”, Chelyabinsk, Russia, November 22–23, 2010. Chelyabinsk: State Pedagogical University; 2010:34–35 (in Russian).

Timofeev Yu, Shishkina E, Ivanov D, Volchkova A, Fattibene P, Wieser A, Zalyapin V. A method-independent algorithm to evaluate the performance parameters of EPR tooth dosimetry. In: EPRBioDose 2010 International Conference. Mandelieu-La-Napoule (France) October 10-14, 2010. Roma: Instituto Superiore di Sanita and Paris: Institut de Radioprotection et de Surete Nucleare; 2010b: 127.

Timofeev YS, Shishkina EA, Ivanov D, Fattibene P, Della Monaca S. Upgraded statistical model of uncertainty estimations for EPR dosimetry of human tooth enamel. In: Chronic Radiation Exposure: Low-dose Effects. Book of Abstracts of the 4th International Conference. Chelyabinsk: Urals Research Center for Radiation Medicine; 2010c:67 (in English) 104 (in Russian).

Timofeev Yu.S, Shishkina EA., Ivanov DV, Zalyapin V.I.Improvement of algorithm for evaluation of uncertainties for EPR-dosimetry on tooth enamel. Proceedings of 56th HPS meeting 26 June-30 June 2011, Palm Beach, FL. Health Phys 101(1):S44-S45; 2011.

Volchkova A, Shishkina EA, Ivanov D, Timofeev Yu, Fattibene P, Wieser A, Degteva MO. Harmonization of dosimetric information obtained from different EPR methods: experience of the Techa River study. In: EPRBioDose 2010 International Conference. Mandelieu-La-Napoule (France) October 10-14, 2010. Roma: Instituto Superiore di Sanita and Paris: Institut de Radioprotection et de Surete Nucleare; 2010: 135.

Volchkova A, Shishkina E. Age dependence in dose rates in the enamel of incisors contaminated by 90Sr. Proceedings of 56th HPS meeting 26 June-30 June 2011, Palm Beach, FL. Health Phys 101(1):S33-S34; 2011.

Volchkova AY, Shishkina EA. Age dependence of dose rates in the enamel of teeth contaminated by 90Sr. In: Living with radiation – Engaging with society, Abstract book of 13th International Congress on Radiation Protection. Glasgow, United Kingdom, May 13-18, 2012a; Abstract TS2g.5, P. 152.

Volchkova AY, Shishkina EA. Uncertainty in evaluation of internal dose in the tooth enamel from incorporated 90Sr: Effect of variation in tooth geometry. Health Phys 103(2):S19; 2012b.

Vozilova A, Shagina N, Degteva M, Edwards A, Ainsbury E, Moquet J, Hone P, Lloyd D, Fomina J, Darroudi F. Preliminary FISH-based assessment of external doses for the Techa River residents. In: Chronic Radiation Exposure: Low-dose Effects. Book of Abstracts of the 4th International Conference, Chelyabinsk: Urals Research Center for Radiation Medicine; 2010:74-75 (in English) 112 (in Russian).

Wieser A., Vasilenko E., Aladova E., Fattibene P., Semiochkina N., Smetanin M. Analysis of dose in tooth enamel of citizens of Ozyorsk. EPRBioDose 2013 International Conference. Leiden (The Netherlands) March 24-28, 2013.

 

 

SP2 Publications:

 

Nina Alexandrovna Koshumikova, * Larissa Y. Kaigorodova, * Evgenya I. Rabinovich, Irina I. Martinenko,* Pavel A. Okatenko,* Victor V Kbokhryakov,* Elena P. Mosharova, † Juri Mokrov,† Evgeny Fomin,† Valery S. Alekseyev,† Nikolay T. Panteleyev,† Lubov A. Sannikova,† and Tatyana V Ryzhykht †
 *Southem Urals Biophysics Institute, FMBA, Ozyorsk, Chelyabinsk Region, Russia; tFederal Medical Biological Center, FMBA, Ozyorsk, Chelyabinsk Region, Russia; 
† Municipal Medical and Preventive Treatment Facility Kyshtym City Hospital by AP Silayev, Kyshtyrn, Chelyabinsk Region, Russia.
Health Phys. 2012 Jul;103(1):24-7

 

 

E.V. Labutina,* I.S. Kuznetsova,* N. Hunter,† J. Harrison,† and N.A. Koshurnikova*
*Southern Urals Biophysics Institute (SUBI), Ozyorsk, Chelyabinsk Region, Russia; †Health Protection Agency (HPA), Centre for Radiation, Chemical and Environmental Hazards (CRCE), Chilton, Oxfordshire, UK
Health Phys. 2013 Aug;105(2):165-76

 

N Hunter,† I S Kuznetsova,* E V Labutina* and J D Harrison†
*Southern Urals Biophysics Institute (SUBI), Ozyorsk, Chelyabinsk Region, Russia; †Health Protection Agency (HPA), Centre for Radiation, Chemical and Environmental Hazards (CRCE), Chilton, Oxfordshire, UK
 British Journal of Cancer (2013) 109, 1989–1996 | doi: 10.1038/bjc.2013.543
 
T. V. Azizova, a,1 R. G. E. Haylock,b M. B. Moseeva,a M. V. Bannikovaa and E. S. Grigoryevaa
a Southern Urals Biophysics Institute, Ozyorsk, Chelyabinsk Region, Russia; and b Public Health England, Chilton, United Kingdom
RADIATION RESEARCH 182, 529–544 (2014) DOI: 10.1667/RR13680.1
 
Azizova TV, Zhuntova GV, Haylock RGE, Moseeva MB, Grigoryeva ES, Hunter N, Bannikova MV, Belyaeva ZD, Bragin E
Radiation Research, Vol. 180/Issue 6 (2013), 610-621, DOI: 10.1667/RR132 28.1

  

SP3 Publications:

Gillian B. Curwen• Natalia V. Sotnik •Kevin K. Cadwell• Tamara V. Azizova •Mark A. Hill• E. Janet Tawn
 Radiat Environ Biophys:February 2015; DOI 10.1007/s00411-015-0585-6

 

Other publications:

Internal Dosimetry Protocol for the proposed Mayak-Sellafield Worker Epidemiological Study (Deliverable 3.1.5)

 Report author and contributors: A Birchall, V Vostrotin, M Puncher, A Efimov, D Dorrian, T Riddell, A Sokolova, K Suslova, and A Zhdanov

 

 Final Report on plutonium dose assessment systems (Deliverable 3.3.1)

A. E. Riddell1,A. Birchall1, M. Puncher1, A. Efimov2, V. Vostrotin2 : 1 Public Health England (PHE), 2 Southern Urals Biophysics Institute (SUBI)

 

SP4 Publications:

  

Phys Med Biol. 2011 Aug 7;56(15):4839-79 [Featured Article in Current Issue]

 

The UF Family of hybrid phantoms of the pregnant female for computational radiation dosimetry

Maynard MR1, Long NS, Moawad NS, Shifrin RY, Geyer AM, Fong G, Bolch WE

Phys Med Biol. 2014 Aug 7;59(15):4325-43

 

METHODS FOR ENSURING HIGH QUALITY OF CODING OF CAUSE OF DEATH: The MORTALITY REGISTER TO FOLLOW
SOUTHERN URALS POPULATIONS EXPOSED TO RADIATION

N. Startsev, P. Dimov, B. Grosche, F. Tretyakov, J. Schüz, A. Akleyev

submitted to «Methods of Information in Medicine»

 

Vadim V. Vostrotin1, Tim P. Fell2, Tracy J. Smith2 & Sergey А. Romanov1
1Southern Urals Biophysics Institute, Ozyorsk, Russian Federation, and 2Public Health England, Centre for Radiation,Chemical and Environmental Hazards, Chilton, Oxfordshire, UK
International Journal of Radiation Biology, November 2014; 90(11): 1036–1042
 

 

List of other open literature publications:

Shagina NB, Tolstykh EI, Degteva MO. Features of strontium metabolism in pregnant and breastfeeding woman: Analysis of data from the Techa River studies. In: Proceedings of the third international conference “Adaptation of biological systems to natural and extreme conditions”, Chelyabinsk, Russia, November 22–23, 2010. Chelyabinsk: State Pedagogical University; 2010:30–31 (in Russian).

EL Tolstykh, NB Shagina, MO Degteva. Incorporation of 90Sr in female body during pregnancy and breast feeding. In: Proceedings of the scientific conference on “Actual problems of radiation hygiene,” St. Petersburg, Russia, June 21–25, 2010. St. Petersburg: Research Institute for Radiation Hygiene; 2010:141–143 (in Russian).

M Maynard, J Geyer, J Aris, R Shifrin, and WE Bolch, “Hybrid computational phantoms of the developing human fetus”, 2010 Annual Meeting of the American Association of Physicists in Medicine, Philadelphia, PA, July 18-22, 2010 [Supplement to Med Phys 37 3113 (2010)].

NB Shagina, EL Tolstykh, MO Degteva. Features of strontium metabolism in pregnant and breastfeeding woman: Analysis of data from the Techa River studies. In: Proceedings of the third international conference “Adaptation of biological systems to natural and extreme conditions”, Chelyabinsk, Russia, November 22–23, 2010. Chelyabinsk: State Pedagogical University; 2010:30–31 (in Russian).

M Maynard, J Geyer, J Aris, R Shifrin, and WE Bolch, “The UF family of hybrid phantoms of the developing fetus for computational fetal dosimetry”, 2011 Annual Meeting of the American Association of Physicists in Medicine, Vancouver, BC, July 31 – August 4, 2011 [Supplement to Med Phys 38 3407 (2011)].

M Maynard and WE Bolch, “Application of the UF series of hybrid computational fetal phantoms to Techa River Internal Dosimetry”, First Annual James E. Turner Memorial Symposium on Radiological Physics and Microdosimetry, Oak Ridge, TN, April 18-19, 2012.

NB Shagina, EL Tolstykh, TP Fell, JD Harrison, WE Bolch, M Maynard, and MO Degteva, “Evaluation of in-utero doses from maternal ingestion of strontium radionuclides at the Techa River”, 13th International Congress of the International Radiation Protection Association, Glasgow, Scotland, May 13-18, 2012.

NB Shagina, EL Tolstykh, TP Fell, JD Harrison, TJ Smith, WE Bolch, MR Maynard, MO Degteva MO. Evaluation of in utero doses from maternal ingestion of strontium radioisotopes at the Techa River. In: Living with radiation – Engaging with society, Proceedings of the 13th International Congress of the International Radiation Protection Association. Glasgow, United Kingdom, May 13-18, 2012; Paper TS2b.2 http://www.irpa13glasgow.com/information/downloads/Full-papers-TS2.zip/TS2b.2.doc

TP Fell, NB Shagina, EL Tolstykh, TJ Smith, JD Harrison, MO Degteva. Biokinetic models for pregnant and lactating woman: Adaptation of ICRP models for epidemiological studies of exposed Southern Urals populations. In: Living with radiation – Engaging with society, Abstract book of the 13th International Congress of the International Radiation Protection Association. Glasgow, United Kingdom, May 13-18, 2012; Abstract P02.81, P. 499

EL Tolstykh, NB Shagina, MO Degteva. Pregnancy and lactation as a factor of increased accumulation of bone-seeking radionuclides in maternal body. In: Living with radiation – Engaging with society, Abstract book of the 13th International Congress of the International Radiation Protection Association. Glasgow, United Kingdom, May 13-18, 2012; Abstract P02.123, P. 541

M Maynard, J Geyer, J Aris, R Shifrin, and WE Bolch, “Application of the UF series of hybrid computational fetal phantoms to Techa River internal dosimetry”, 2012 Annual Meeting of the Health Physics Society, Sacramento, CA, July 22 – 26, 2012 [Supplement to Health Phys 103 S20 (2012)].

N Long, M Maynard, R Shifrin, and WE Bolch, “Development of a series of reference pregnant female hybrid computational models,” 2012 Annual Meeting of the Health Physics Society, Sacramento, CA, July 22 – 26, 2012 [Supplement to Health Phys 103 S93 (2012)]
 

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SOLO Project Meetings 2010 - 2015

1. 26-29 April 2010: Oxford, UK - hosted by HPA CRCE

2. 12 November 2010: Chelyabinsk, RU - hosted by URCRM

3. 14-17 March 2011: Lyon, FR - hosted by IARC

4. 19-22 September 2011: Chelyabinsk, RU - hosted by SUBI

5. 26-29 March 2012: Rome, IT - hosted by ISS

6. 4-7 March 2013: Brussels, BE - hosted by EC DG R&I

7. 10-13 March 2014: Munich, DE - hosted by HMGU

8. 16-19 February 2015: Oxford, UK  -  hosted by PHE CRCE