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Chemical Radium

Name Radium
CAS Type 1 Name Radium
CAS Registry Number 7440-14-4
Definition A radioactive element of the alkaline earth series of metals. It has the atomic symbol Ra and atomic number 88. Radium is the product of the disintegration of URANIUM and is present in pitchblende and all ores containing uranium. It is used clinically as a source of beta and gamma-rays in radiotherapy, particularly BRACHYTHERAPY.
Structure Radium
Curation Status No gene interactions have been curated for this chemical yet.
MeSH® ID D011883
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Radium Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references
  Radium-223
  Radium-225
  Radium-226
  Radium-228
  Radium-233
  radium Ra 223 dichloride Has associated diseases
  thorium X