MAPW- IPPNW: HEU fact sheet - 2008

IPPNWi fact sheet adapted from the 2007 article by B Williams and T Ruff in Medicine, Conflict and Survival. Outlines the dangers of using of highly enriched uranium (HEUi) in the production of medical isotopes, and the urgent obligation to work towards the elimination of medically-related commerce in HEUi, closing a significant pathway to the "terrorist bomb".