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Reportable spill at Bruce Power

Monday, 30 March 2020 by

No risk to the workers, the public or the environment

You cannot be “too prepared” for a nuclear or radiological emergency. That is why emergency exercise scenarios should include challenging, high risk, low probability events.

What is real time RT-PCR? How does it work with the coronavirus?  And what does it have to do with nuclear technology? Here’s a handy overview of the technique, how it works and a few refresher details on viruses and genetics.

No downtime: more than 1 billion people are in lockdown in 50 countries due to the COVID-19 pandemic, and if you are one of them, you may want to consider the IAEA’s offering of online courses on nuclear related subjects, from basic to advanced.