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Hal Oscar Anger - bibliography

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American electrical engineer, born May 20, 1920, Denver Colorado; died October 31, 2005.


  • H. O. Anger:
    Use of gamma-ray pin-hole camera for in-vivo studies. Nature, 1952, 170: 200.
  • H. O. Anger:
    A new instrument for mapping the distribution of radioactive material in vivo.
    Acta radiologica, Stockholm, 1953, 39: 317-322.
  • H. O. Anger:
    A new instrument for mapping gamma-ray emitters.
    Biology and Medicine Quarterly Report UCRL, 1957, 3653: 38.
    (University of California Radiation Laboratory, Berkeley)

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