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What does 85Sr stand for?

85Sr stands for Strontium-85

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At Columbia University and Montefiore Hospital in New York City, twelve terminally ill cancer patients were injected, in the late 1950s, with concentrations of radioactive calcium and strontium-85 in an attempt to measure the rate at which radioactive substances were absorbed into various human tissues.