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Briefing Date:01/25/2008
Topic:Review of Toxicologic and Radiologic Risks to Military Personnel from Exposure to Depleted Uranium During and After Combat

THE NATIONAL ACADEMIES
National Research Council
Division on Earth and Life Studies
Board on Environmental Studies and Toxicology
and
Committee on Toxicology
Committee on Toxicologic and Radiologic Effects from Exposure to Depleted Uranium During and After Combat

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Congressional Briefing
Friday, January 25, 2008
2340 Rayburn House Office Bldg. – 1:30 p.m.

on

Review of Toxicologic and Radiologic Risks to Military Personnel
from Exposure to Depleted Uranium During and After Combat

This interim report reviews toxicological data on depleted uranium and assesses the Army's Capstone report on toxicological and radiological risks to soldiers exposed to depleted uranium.

This briefing was for members of Congress and congressional staff only. The report was publicly released on January 30, 2008, and can be found, in its entirety, on the Web site of the National Academies Press.

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