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Russian Chemical Bulletin

, Volume 53, Issue 9, pp 1871-1888

Boron and gadolinium neutron capture therapy

  • C. SaltAffiliated withDepartment of Chemistry and Biochemistry, Northern Illinois University
  • , A. J. LennoxAffiliated withNeutron Therapy Facility, Fermi National Accelerator Laboratory
  • , M. TakagakiAffiliated withDepartment of Neurosurgery, Aino Jr. College Hospital and Research Reactor Institute of Kyoto University
  • , J. A. MaguireAffiliated withDepartment of Chemistry, Southern Methodist University
  • , N. S. HosmaneAffiliated withDepartment of Chemistry and Biochemistry, Northern Illinois University

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Abstract

The principles of neutron capture therapy of tumor diseases, the types of drugs, and the results of their clinical applications are discussed.

Key words

boron neutron capture therapy gadolinium neutron capture therapy