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Boron Neutron Capture Therapy

"Boron Neutron Capture Therapy" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus, MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure, which enables searching at various levels of specificity.

A technique for the treatment of neoplasms, especially gliomas and melanomas in which boron-10, an isotope, is introduced into the target cells followed by irradiation with thermal neutrons.

This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Boron Neutron Capture Therapy" by people in Harvard Catalyst Profiles by year, and whether "Boron Neutron Capture Therapy" was a major or minor topic of these publication.
Bar chart showing 35 publications over 17 distinct years, with a maximum of 7 publications in 2004
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