Generator-Based Radiopharmaceuticals for PET Dosimetry Before, During, and After Endoradiotherapy

  • Frank Rösch
  • Richard P. Baum
Part of the Medical Radiology book series (MEDRAD)


Generator-derived radionuclides for PET/CT imaging are promising for optimizing targeted radiotherapy by an individual patient-based approach, applying pre-therapeutic evaluation, dosimetric calculations, and for measuring treatment response after radionuclide therapy. To realize this vision, sophisticated nuclear chemistry and radiopharmaceutical chemistry should coincide with quantitative molecular imaging and dosimetric calculations.


44Sc Generator Daughter Nuclide Daughter Radionuclide Radionuclide Generator Parent Nuclide 
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F. Roesch would like to thank the European Commission by supporting COST actions D18, D38, and BM0607 and the many colleagues involved in these networks for collaborating on the various 68 Ga projects.


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Institute of Nuclear ChemistryJohannes Gutenberg-University MainzMainzGermany
  2. 2.Center for Molecular Radiotherapy and Molecular ImagingENETS Center of ExcellenceZentralklinik Bad BerkaGermany

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