Keith Baverstock

Summary

Affiliation: University of Kuopio
Country: Finland

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Chernobyl: an overlooked aspect?
    Keith Baverstock
    Science 299:44. 2003
  2. ncbi request reprint Chernobyl and the future: too soon for a final diagnosis
    Dillwyn Williams
    Thyroid Carcinogenesis Research Group, Strangeways Research Laboratories, Worts Causeway, Cambridge CB1 8RN, UK
    Nature 440:993-4. 2006
  3. ncbi request reprint The Chernobyl accident 20 years on: an assessment of the health consequences and the international response
    Keith Baverstock
    Department of Environmental Sciences, Faculty of Natural and Environmental Sciences, University of Kuopio, Kuopio, 70211, Finland
    Cien Saude Colet 12:689-98. 2007
  4. pmc The chernobyl accident 20 years on: an assessment of the health consequences and the international response
    Keith Baverstock
    Department of Environmental Sciences, Faculty of Natural and Environmental Sciences, University of Kuopio, Kuopio, Finland
    Environ Health Perspect 114:1312-7. 2006
  5. pmc The recognition of childhood thyroid cancer as a consequence of the Chernobyl accident: an allegorical tale of our time?
    Keith Baverstock
    Department of Environmental Science, University of Kuopio, PL 1627 70211, Kuopio, Finland
    J R Soc Med 100:407-9. 2007
  6. pmc Epigenetic regulation of the mammalian cell
    Keith Baverstock
    Department of Environmental Science, University of Kuopio, Kuopio, Finland
    PLoS ONE 3:e2290. 2008
  7. ncbi request reprint The UK Committee on Radioactive Waste Management
    Keith Baverstock
    Department of Environmental Science, University of Kuopio, PL 1627, 70211 Kuopio, Finland
    J Radiol Prot 25:313-20. 2005
  8. ncbi request reprint Classical radiation biology, the bystander effect and paradigms: a reply
    Keith Baverstock
    Department of Environmental Sciences, Faculty of Natural and Environmental Sciences, University of Kuopio, Finland
    Hum Exp Toxicol 24:537-42. 2005
  9. ncbi request reprint Science, politics and ethics in the low dose debate
    Keith Baverstock
    Department of Environmental Sciences, University of Kuopio, Finland
    Med Confl Surviv 21:88-100. 2005
  10. doi request reprint Some important questions connected with non-targeted effects
    Keith Baverstock
    Department of Environmental Sciences, Faculty of Natural and Environmental Sciences, University of Kuopio, 70211 Kuopio, Finland
    Mutat Res 687:84-8. 2010

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Publications21

  1. ncbi request reprint Chernobyl: an overlooked aspect?
    Keith Baverstock
    Science 299:44. 2003
  2. ncbi request reprint Chernobyl and the future: too soon for a final diagnosis
    Dillwyn Williams
    Thyroid Carcinogenesis Research Group, Strangeways Research Laboratories, Worts Causeway, Cambridge CB1 8RN, UK
    Nature 440:993-4. 2006
  3. ncbi request reprint The Chernobyl accident 20 years on: an assessment of the health consequences and the international response
    Keith Baverstock
    Department of Environmental Sciences, Faculty of Natural and Environmental Sciences, University of Kuopio, Kuopio, 70211, Finland
    Cien Saude Colet 12:689-98. 2007
    ..These should involve independent scientists and ensure cooperation rather than rivalry...
  4. pmc The chernobyl accident 20 years on: an assessment of the health consequences and the international response
    Keith Baverstock
    Department of Environmental Sciences, Faculty of Natural and Environmental Sciences, University of Kuopio, Kuopio, Finland
    Environ Health Perspect 114:1312-7. 2006
    ..Accurate assessment of the consequences is important to the current debate on nuclear power...
  5. pmc The recognition of childhood thyroid cancer as a consequence of the Chernobyl accident: an allegorical tale of our time?
    Keith Baverstock
    Department of Environmental Science, University of Kuopio, PL 1627 70211, Kuopio, Finland
    J R Soc Med 100:407-9. 2007
  6. pmc Epigenetic regulation of the mammalian cell
    Keith Baverstock
    Department of Environmental Science, University of Kuopio, Kuopio, Finland
    PLoS ONE 3:e2290. 2008
    ..Phenotype is represented by high dimensional attractors, evolutionarily conditioned for stability and robustness and contingent on rules of engagement between gene products encoded in the genetic network...
  7. ncbi request reprint The UK Committee on Radioactive Waste Management
    Keith Baverstock
    Department of Environmental Science, University of Kuopio, PL 1627, 70211 Kuopio, Finland
    J Radiol Prot 25:313-20. 2005
    ..Furthermore, given also the immense importance of this decision to public safety, national security and the national interest, we believe urgent steps should be taken to review the Committee's process, its management and its sponsorship...
  8. ncbi request reprint Classical radiation biology, the bystander effect and paradigms: a reply
    Keith Baverstock
    Department of Environmental Sciences, Faculty of Natural and Environmental Sciences, University of Kuopio, Finland
    Hum Exp Toxicol 24:537-42. 2005
    ..In particular this framework will encompass the epigenetic as well as genetic aspects of radiation biology. Examples of how this might be achieved are given...
  9. ncbi request reprint Science, politics and ethics in the low dose debate
    Keith Baverstock
    Department of Environmental Sciences, University of Kuopio, Finland
    Med Confl Surviv 21:88-100. 2005
    ..It is concluded that for science to be useful in public health policy making there needs to be some reform from within the profession and the political imperative for freely independent scientific institutions...
  10. doi request reprint Some important questions connected with non-targeted effects
    Keith Baverstock
    Department of Environmental Sciences, Faculty of Natural and Environmental Sciences, University of Kuopio, 70211 Kuopio, Finland
    Mutat Res 687:84-8. 2010
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  11. doi request reprint Why do we need a new paradigm in radiobiology?
    Keith Baverstock
    Department of Environmental Science, University of Eastern Finland, Kuopio Campus, PL 1627, 70211 Kuopio, Finland
    Mutat Res 687:3-6. 2010
    ..Such processes are termed type B events and give rise to a separate category of effects and risk to those associated with the conventional effects of radiation, type A effects. How type B risks might be assessed is discussed...
  12. ncbi request reprint The 2003 NRPB report on UK nuclear-test veterans
    Keith Baverstock
    Faculty of Natural Sciences and Environmental Sciences, University of Kuopio, FIN 70211, Kuopio, Finland
    Lancet 361:1759-60. 2003
  13. doi request reprint Towards a unifying theory of late stochastic effects of ionizing radiation
    Keith Baverstock
    Department of Environmental Science, University of Eastern Finland, Kuopio Campus, PL 1627, 70211 Kuopio, Finland
    Mutat Res 718:1-9. 2011
    ..This approach unifies at a fundamental level the heritable and late somatic effects of radiation into a single causal framework that has the potential to be extended to the effects of the other environmental agents damaging to health...
  14. doi request reprint Radiation-induced genomic instability in Caenorhabditis elegans
    Katriina Huumonen
    Department of Environmental Science, University of Eastern Finland, Kuopio, Finland
    Mutat Res 748:36-41. 2012
    ..To the best of our knowledge, this is the first publication reporting radiation-induced genomic instability in C. elegans...
  15. ncbi request reprint The long-term management of nuclear emergencies: the principles
    Keith Baverstock
    Department of Environmental Science, University of Kuopio, FIN 70211 Kuopio, Finland
    Radiat Prot Dosimetry 109:3-5. 2004
    ..An essential component in further developing such a plan would be a thorough review of the experience of the Chernobyl accident in order to 'learn the lessons' that accident holds...
  16. doi request reprint A comparison of two cell regulatory models entailing high dimensional attractors representing phenotype
    Keith Baverstock
    Department of Environmental Science, University of Eastern Finland, Kuopio Campus, 70211 Kuopio, Finland
    Prog Biophys Mol Biol 106:443-9. 2011
    ..If correct there are important implications for understanding how environmental factors impact on evolution and may be implicated in hereditary and somatic disease...
  17. ncbi request reprint Comment on papers on NRPB study of the UK test veterans
    Keith Baverstock
    J Radiol Prot 25:197-9; author reply 199-201. 2005
  18. ncbi request reprint The use of effective dose in retrospective dose assessment
    Keith Baverstock
    Health Phys 85:110-1; author reply 111-2. 2003
  19. ncbi request reprint Comments on the recent ICRP proposals
    Keith Baverstock
    J Radiol Prot 22:423-4. 2002
  20. ncbi request reprint Muller's ratchet hypothesis
    Keith Baverstock
    Lancet 364:1213. 2004
  21. pmc Committee on Radioactive Waste Management lacks medical input
    Keith Baverstock
    BMJ 331:1409. 2005