Harry M Cullings

Summary

Affiliation: Radiation Effects Research Foundation
Country: Japan

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Body and organ dimensions of the 1945 Japanese population used in dosimetry system DS86 and data available for an expanded series of phantoms
    Harry M Cullings
    Department of Statistics, Radiation Effects Research Foundation, 5 2 Hijiyama Park, Minami Ku, Hiroshima 732 0815, Japan
    Radiat Prot Dosimetry 149:35-42. 2012
  2. doi request reprint Recommended improvements to the DS02 dosimetry system's calculation of organ doses and their potential advantages for the Radiation Effects Research Foundation
    Harry M Cullings
    Statistics Department, Radiation Effects Research Foundation, 5 2 Hijiyama Park, Minami Ku, Hiroshima 732 0815, Japan
    Radiat Prot Dosimetry 149:2-14. 2012
  3. ncbi request reprint Dose estimation for atomic bomb survivor studies: its evolution and present status
    Harry M Cullings
    Departments of Statistics, Radiation Effects Research Foundation, Hiroshima, Japan
    Radiat Res 166:219-54. 2006
  4. pmc The incidence of leukemia, lymphoma and multiple myeloma among atomic bomb survivors: 1950-2001
    Wan Ling Hsu
    Radiation Effects Research Foundation, Hiroshima and Nagasaki, Japan
    Radiat Res 179:361-82. 2013
  5. pmc Long-term radiation-related health effects in a unique human population: lessons learned from the atomic bomb survivors of Hiroshima and Nagasaki
    Evan B Douple
    Radiation Effects Research Foundation, Hiroshima, Japan
    Disaster Med Public Health Prep 5:S122-33. 2011
  6. ncbi request reprint Effect of recent changes in atomic bomb survivor dosimetry on cancer mortality risk estimates
    Dale L Preston
    Department of Statistics, Radiation Effects Research Foundation, Hiroshima, Japan
    Radiat Res 162:377-89. 2004
  7. ncbi request reprint Exposure to ionizing radiation and development of bone sarcoma: new insights based on atomic-bomb survivors of Hiroshima and Nagasaki
    Dino Samartzis
    Radiation Effects Research Foundation, Hiroshima and Nagasaki, Japan
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 93:1008-15. 2011
  8. doi request reprint Proportional hazards regression in epidemiologic follow-up studies: an intuitive consideration of primary time scale
    John Cologne
    Departments of Statistics, Radiation Effects Research Foundation, Hiroshima, Japan
    Epidemiology 23:565-73. 2012
  9. ncbi request reprint Electron spin resonance analysis of tooth enamel does not indicate exposures to large radiation doses in a large proportion of distally-exposed A-bomb survivors
    Yuko Hirai
    Departments of Genetics, Radiation Effects Research Foundation, Hiroshima, Japan
    J Radiat Res 52:600-8. 2011
  10. doi request reprint Easy detection of GFP-positive mutants following forward mutations at specific gene locus in cultured human cells
    Asao Noda
    Department of Genetics, Radiation Effects Research Foundation, 5 2 Hijiyama Park, Minami Ku, Hiroshima 732 0815, Japan
    Mutat Res 721:101-7. 2011

Detail Information

Publications13

  1. doi request reprint Body and organ dimensions of the 1945 Japanese population used in dosimetry system DS86 and data available for an expanded series of phantoms
    Harry M Cullings
    Department of Statistics, Radiation Effects Research Foundation, 5 2 Hijiyama Park, Minami Ku, Hiroshima 732 0815, Japan
    Radiat Prot Dosimetry 149:35-42. 2012
    ....
  2. doi request reprint Recommended improvements to the DS02 dosimetry system's calculation of organ doses and their potential advantages for the Radiation Effects Research Foundation
    Harry M Cullings
    Statistics Department, Radiation Effects Research Foundation, 5 2 Hijiyama Park, Minami Ku, Hiroshima 732 0815, Japan
    Radiat Prot Dosimetry 149:2-14. 2012
    ....
  3. ncbi request reprint Dose estimation for atomic bomb survivor studies: its evolution and present status
    Harry M Cullings
    Departments of Statistics, Radiation Effects Research Foundation, Hiroshima, Japan
    Radiat Res 166:219-54. 2006
    ..We summarize calculated doses and illustrate their change and elaboration through the various systems for a hypothetical example case in each city. We conclude with a description of current efforts and plans for further improvements...
  4. pmc The incidence of leukemia, lymphoma and multiple myeloma among atomic bomb survivors: 1950-2001
    Wan Ling Hsu
    Radiation Effects Research Foundation, Hiroshima and Nagasaki, Japan
    Radiat Res 179:361-82. 2013
    ..There was no evidence of radiation-associated excess risks for either Hodgkin lymphoma or multiple myeloma...
  5. pmc Long-term radiation-related health effects in a unique human population: lessons learned from the atomic bomb survivors of Hiroshima and Nagasaki
    Evan B Douple
    Radiation Effects Research Foundation, Hiroshima, Japan
    Disaster Med Public Health Prep 5:S122-33. 2011
    ..This article reviews those risk estimates and summarizes what has been learned from this historic and unique study...
  6. ncbi request reprint Effect of recent changes in atomic bomb survivor dosimetry on cancer mortality risk estimates
    Dale L Preston
    Department of Statistics, Radiation Effects Research Foundation, Hiroshima, Japan
    Radiat Res 162:377-89. 2004
    ..Whether or not one makes allowance for this, there is no statistically significant city difference in the estimated cancer risk...
  7. ncbi request reprint Exposure to ionizing radiation and development of bone sarcoma: new insights based on atomic-bomb survivors of Hiroshima and Nagasaki
    Dino Samartzis
    Radiation Effects Research Foundation, Hiroshima and Nagasaki, Japan
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 93:1008-15. 2011
    ..However, the development of bone sarcoma following exposure to lower doses of ionizing radiation remains speculative...
  8. doi request reprint Proportional hazards regression in epidemiologic follow-up studies: an intuitive consideration of primary time scale
    John Cologne
    Departments of Statistics, Radiation Effects Research Foundation, Hiroshima, Japan
    Epidemiology 23:565-73. 2012
    ..Given the potential for biased risk estimates, age should be considered as the preferred time scale for proportional-hazards regression with epidemiologic follow-up data when confounding by age is a concern...
  9. ncbi request reprint Electron spin resonance analysis of tooth enamel does not indicate exposures to large radiation doses in a large proportion of distally-exposed A-bomb survivors
    Yuko Hirai
    Departments of Genetics, Radiation Effects Research Foundation, Hiroshima, Japan
    J Radiat Res 52:600-8. 2011
    ..The results did not support claims that a large fraction of distally-exposed survivors received large doses (e.g. 1 Gy) of external penetrating radiation resulting from residual radiation...
  10. doi request reprint Easy detection of GFP-positive mutants following forward mutations at specific gene locus in cultured human cells
    Asao Noda
    Department of Genetics, Radiation Effects Research Foundation, 5 2 Hijiyama Park, Minami Ku, Hiroshima 732 0815, Japan
    Mutat Res 721:101-7. 2011
    ....
  11. ncbi request reprint Heterozygous individuals bearing a founder mutation in the XPA DNA repair gene comprise nearly 1% of the Japanese population
    Yuko Hirai
    Department of Genetics, Radiation Effects Research Foundation, 5 2 Hijiyama Park, Hiroshima, Japan
    Mutat Res 601:171-8. 2006
    ..88%. This rate, if representative, implies that there are about 1 million carriers of the XPA founder mutation in the Japanese population. Thus, investigation of their cancer risk may be warranted...
  12. ncbi request reprint Impact on the Japanese atomic bomb survivors of radiation received from the bombs
    Harry M Cullings
    Department of Statistics, Radiation Effects Research Foundation, 5 2 Hijiyama Park, Minami Ku, Hiroshima 732 0815, Japan
    Health Phys 106:281-93. 2014
    ..Introduction of Impact on the Japanese Atomic- Bomb Survivors (Video 1:52, http://links.lww.com/HP/A29). ..
  13. doi request reprint The genetic risk in mice from radiation: an estimate of the mutation induction rate per genome
    Jun ichi Asakawa
    Departments of Genetics, Radiation Effects Research Foundation, 5 2 Hijiyama Park, Minami Ku, Hiroshima 732 0815, Japan
    Radiat Res 179:293-303. 2013
    ..2% or 100% (i.e., 1 deletion per Gy). These results are discussed with reference to copy number variation in the human genome...