Chapter 11. Chemistry of Gallium and Indium Radiopharmaceuticals

  1. Michael J. Welch3 and
  2. Carol S. Redvanly4
  1. Ronald E. Weiner1 and
  2. Mathew L. Thakur2

Published Online: 28 JAN 2005

DOI: 10.1002/0470846380.ch11

Handbook of Radiopharmaceuticals: Radiochemistry and Applications

Handbook of Radiopharmaceuticals: Radiochemistry and Applications

How to Cite

Weiner, R. E. and Thakur, M. L. (2005) Chemistry of Gallium and Indium Radiopharmaceuticals, in Handbook of Radiopharmaceuticals: Radiochemistry and Applications (eds M. J. Welch and C. S. Redvanly), John Wiley & Sons, Ltd, Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/0470846380.ch11

Editor Information

  1. 3

    Washington University School of Medicine, Mallinckrodt Institute of Radiology, 510 S. Kingshighway Boulevard, Campus Box 8225, St. Louis, MO, USA

  2. 4

    Department of Chemistry, Brookhaven National Laboratory Associated Universities Ltd, Upton, New York, USA

Author Information

  1. 1

    Division of Nuclear Medicine, University of Connecticut Health Center, Farmington, CT, USA

  2. 2

    Department of Radiology, Thomas Jefferson University Hospital, Philadelphia, PA, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 28 JAN 2005
  2. Published Print: 27 NOV 2002

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780471495604

Online ISBN: 9780470846384

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Keywords:

  • gallium and indium radiopharmaceuticals;
  • scintigraphy;
  • radiation dosimetry

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Gallium

  • Indium

  • Future Directions

  • Acknowledgements

  • References