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Ideal characteristics of radiopharmaceuticals

  • Azuwuike Owunwanne
  • Mohan Patel
  • Samy Sadek

Abstract

Radiopharmaceuticals are used for imaging, therapy and hematologic studies, and they have both common and different ideal characteristics for these studies. The common ones include availability, cost, ease of preparation and biologic behavior, while the different requirements are those associated with the radionuclide.

Keywords

Target Organ High Radiation Dose Linear Energy Transfer Ideal Characteristic BEHA VIOR 
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Copyright information

© Azuwuike Owunwanne, Mohan Patel and Samy Sadek 1995

Authors and Affiliations

  • Azuwuike Owunwanne
    • 1
  • Mohan Patel
    • 2
  • Samy Sadek
    • 3
  1. 1.Department of Nuclear Medicine, Faculty of MedicineKuwait UniversityKuwait
  2. 2.Kuwait Central Radiopharmacy Kuwait Cancer Control CenterMinistry of Public HealthKuwait
  3. 3.Department of Nuclear Medicine Faculty of MedicineKuwait UniversityKuwait

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