75SeHCAT: An Overview of Physiological Properties and Clinical Value

  • R. P. Jazrawi
  • R. Ferraris
  • T. C. Northfield

Abstract

75SeHCAT (75Selenium-HomoCholic Acid Taurine) is a synthetic analogue of the natural conjugated bile acid taurocholic acid, incorporating a γ emitter 75Se in the side chain. The word homo signifies that the molecular structure of the side chain is a mirror image of the natural bile acid.

Keywords

Bile Acid Enterohepatic Circulation Body Counter Taurocholic Acid Ileal Function 
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© Kluwer Academic Publishers 1988

Authors and Affiliations

  • R. P. Jazrawi
    • 1
  • R. Ferraris
    • 1
  • T. C. Northfield
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of MedicineSt George’s Hospital Medical SchoolLondonUK

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