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Medium to large scale radioisotope production for targeted radiotherapy using a small PET cyclotron.
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PMID:  20724171     Owner:  NLM     Status:  In-Process    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
In recent years the use of radionuclides in targeted cancer therapy has increased. In this study we have developed a high-current solid target system and demonstrated that by the use of a typical low-energy medical cyclotron, it is possible to produce tens of GBq's of many unconventional radionuclides relevant for cancer therapy such as (64)Cu and (119)Sb locally at the hospitals.
Authors:
H Thisgaard; M Jensen; D R Elema
Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article     Date:  2010-08-04
Journal Detail:
Title:  Applied radiation and isotopes : including data, instrumentation and methods for use in agriculture, industry and medicine     Volume:  69     ISSN:  1872-9800     ISO Abbreviation:  Appl Radiat Isot     Publication Date:  2011 Jan 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2010-10-25     Completed Date:  -     Revised Date:  -    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  9306253     Medline TA:  Appl Radiat Isot     Country:  England    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  1-7     Citation Subset:  IM    
Copyright Information:
Copyright © 2010 Elsevier Ltd. All rights reserved.
Affiliation:
The Hevesy Laboratory, Radiation Research Department, Risoe National Laboratory for Sustainable Energy, Technical University of Denmark, P.O. 49, DK-4000 Roskilde, Denmark. helge.thisgaard@ouh.regionsyddanmark.dk
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