Some rise in cancer after the Chernobyl accident


The nuclear accident in Chernobyl in 1986 led to the spread of radioactivity across Sweden and Europe. In a long-term study, which is now published in Environmental Epidemiology, the researchers use new, more specific calculation methods to show the connection between radiation dose and certain types of cancer.

Read the entire article on the Swedish website.

Last modified: 2023-02-01