Journal of Radioanalytical and Nuclear Chemistry

, Volume 85, Issue 3, pp 163–172 | Cite as

Preparation of a sterile closed system99mTc generator based on zirconium molybdate

  • D. V. S. Narasimhan
  • Kum P. Vanaja
  • R. S. Mani
Article

Abstract

A procedure for preparation of a sterile closed system generator for99mTc based on conversion to zirconium molybdate of99Mo produced by neutron activation is reported. The generator is sterilized by autoclaving.99mTc is eluted using 0.9% NaCl with high yield and purity in successive elutions.

Keywords

Physical Chemistry Zirconium Inorganic Chemistry System Generator Molybdate 

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© Akaémiai Kiadó 1984

Authors and Affiliations

  • D. V. S. Narasimhan
    • 1
  • Kum P. Vanaja
    • 1
  • R. S. Mani
    • 1
  1. 1.Radiopharmaceuticals DivisionBhabha Atomic Research CentreBombayIndia

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