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United States Antarctic Activities Activities Planned for 2000 - 2001 XIII. Radioactive Materials

XIII. Radioactive Materials
Section XIII of the 2000-2001 season plans lists the radioactive materials to be used and provides information regarding their form, nuclide, site, and specific use.

PROJECT BP-016-O

NUCLIDE
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FORM
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SITE Palmer Station; R/V LAURENCE M. GOULD

USE Palmer Station/LM GOULD: LTER on the Antarctic Marine Ecosystem: An Ice Dominated Environment Phytoplankton Ecology Component McMurdo Dry Valleys: A Cold Desert Ecosystem Structure, Function, and Expression of Cold-Adapted Tubulins and MicrotubuleDependent Motors from Antarctic Fishes McMurdo Dry
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C

C - Sodium bicarbonate

BO-025O

14

C 3 H 35 S
35

14

BO-037O

S

C - Bicarbonate Acetate 3 H - Thymidine 35 S - DMSP 35 S - L-methionine and L-cysteine mix

McMurdo Station/Dry Valleys

Palmer Station

BM-042-P

14

C

14

C - Bicarbonate

McMurdo

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United States Antarctic Activities Activities Planned for 2000 - 2001 XIII. Radioactive Materials
SITE Station/Dry Valleys McMurdo Station USE Valleys: A Cold Desert Ecosystem McMurdo Dry Valleys: A Cold Desert Ecosystem McMurdo Dry Valleys: A Cold Desert Ecosystem LTER: Microbiology and carbon flux

FORM
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H C

H - Thymidine C - Sodium Bicarbonate C - Sodium Bicarbonate

BM-042-V

14

14

BM-042W BP-046-O

14

C-

14

McMurdo Station

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H 14 C 14 C 14 C 3 H
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3

H - Leucine C - Bicarbonate 14 C - Glucose 14 C - Acetate 3 H - Thymidine
14 32

R/V LAURENCE M. GOULD

BO-197O BO-200O

P

P - UTP

McMurdo Station R/V NATHANIEL B. PALMER

3

H

3 3

H - Leucine H - Thymidine

OO-257O

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Ni

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Ni - Foil or Plated source

South Pole Station

Diving Biology of Emperor Penguins Determination of bacteria plankton response to UV radiation in the Weddell Sea and Palmer Station LTER grid. South Pole Monitoring for Climatic Change: U.S. Department of Commerce; National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, Climate Monitoring and Diagnostics Laboratory (Source is inside
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PROJECT NUCLIDE FORM

United States Antarctic Activities Activities Planned for 2000 - 2001 XIII. Radioactive Materials
SITE USE an electron capture detector of a gas chromatograph) An Investigation of Sulfur Chemistry in the Antarctic Troposphere (ISCAT) Metabolic studies of various Antarctic organisms Determination of Dry Valley Lake Organisms Determination of Southern Ocean Sulfate Bacteria Global Ocean Ecosystem Dynamics

OO-270O

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Ni

63

Ni

South Pole

BO-301O

35

BO-310O BO-313O GLOBEC/ Vernet

S 14 C 32 P 3 H 3 H

35 14

S - Methionine C - Amino Acids 32 P - Nucleic Acids 3 H - Amino Acid 3 H - Thymidine

McMurdo Station

McMurdo Station

35

S

35

S - Sulfur

R/V LAURENCE M. GOULD R/V NATHANIEL B. PALMER

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C

14

C - Sodium Bicarbonate

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