Characteristics of Specific Radiopharmaceuticals

  • Gopal B. Saha

Abstract

In Chapter 6 the general principles of labeling methods, particularly iodina-tion and 99mTc-labeling, have been discussed, and kit preparation for formulation of 99mTc-radiopharmaceuticals has been described. In this chapter the practical aspects of preparation, labeling yield, stability, storage conditions, and other characteristics of radiopharmaceuticals most commonly used in nuclear medicine will be discussed.

Keywords

Label Efficiency Stannous Chloride Label Yield Acid Citrate Dextrose Mallinckrodt Medical 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Gopal B. Saha
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  1. 1.Department of Nuclear MedicineThe Cleveland Clinic FoundationClevelandUSA

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