Uptake and Retention of Cs137 by a Blue-Green Alga in Continuous Flow and Batch Culture Systems

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Since routine monitoring data show that blue-green algae concentrate radioactivity from water by factors as great as 10,000, this study was initiated to investigate the uptake and retention patterns of specific radionuclides by the dominant genera of blue-green algae in the reactor effluents. Plectonema purpureum was selected for this study.

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Watts, J.R. February 18, 2003.

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Since routine monitoring data show that blue-green algae concentrate radioactivity from water by factors as great as 10,000, this study was initiated to investigate the uptake and retention patterns of specific radionuclides by the dominant genera of blue-green algae in the reactor effluents. Plectonema purpureum was selected for this study.

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  • Report No.: DPSPU-61-30-8A
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Watts, J.R. Uptake and Retention of Cs137 by a Blue-Green Alga in Continuous Flow and Batch Culture Systems, article, February 18, 2003; South Carolina. (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc740514/: accessed November 23, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Government Documents Department.