[ RadSafe ] Genotoxicity of U

Steven Dapra sjd at swcp.com
Sat Dec 17 17:46:50 CST 2011

Dec. 16

         This link is to a unsigned polemic against DU.  At the 
bottom of the polemic is a link to a PDF article by --- would you 
believe? --- Chris Busby.  He quotes himself 13 times, and quotes a 
few other articles that he co-authored.  Chris, baby, you're so hung 
up on yourself you wouldn't recognize an ostrich if he walked up and 
offered you a sand manhattan with a fake cherry made of DU and 
painted sky blue pink.

Steven Dapra

At 02:59 PM 12/16/2011, you wrote:
>There is sufficient evidence for all but the most intransigent ostrich here:


>-----Original Message-----
>From: radsafe-bounces at health.phys.iit.edu
>[mailto:radsafe-bounces at health.phys.iit.edu] On Behalf Of Steven Dapra
>Sent: Thursday, December 15, 2011 6:03 PM
>To: radsafe at agni.phys.iit.edu
>Subject: [ RadSafe ] Genotoxicity of U
>Dec. 15, 2011
>         It seems to me that if uranium was a genotoxin its effects would
>show up first in uranium miners and in uranium workers such as
>employees in gaseous diffusion plants.  (I am assuming that a
>genotoxin is a substance that would damage DNA and lead to birth
>         Has an excessive amount of birth defects been found --- even
>anecdotally --- in uranium miners or workers?
>Steven Dapra

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