There was a recent report on the internet calling for another tooth study. As readers of this blog know, Dr Barry Commonger collected infant teeth in the early 60’s, and found that the children’s teeth had picked up radioactivity from the above the ground testing. This study helped convince President Kennedy to move toward a nuclear free world.
Now is the time for another tooth study. The problems of radioactive nucleotides in the environment have not gone away. We should have data that is current and not a half century old.