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Boron Neutron Capture Therapy of Uveal Melanoma

BPA Biodistribution on Human Cells Xenografted to Nude Mice
  • J. P. Pignol
  • P. Chauvel
  • J. C. Abbe

Abstract

Ocular melanomas are rare tumors1 (annual incidence of 0.7/100 000 in the USA), which occur in adults close to 60 years old. They arise in the choroïd (Fig.1), which is the ocular vascular tunique, mostly in the eye fundus or, to a lesser extent, in the ciliary body2.

Keywords

Nude Mouse Neutron Capture Linear Energy Transfer Uveal Melanoma Boron Neutron Capture Therapy 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • J. P. Pignol
    • 1
  • P. Chauvel
    • 1
  • J. C. Abbe
    • 2
  1. 1.Cyclotron Biomedical — Centre Antoine LacassagneNiceFrance
  2. 2.Laboratoire SUBATECHEcole des MinesNantes Cedex 04France

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