Chapter 12. Chemistry of Copper Radionuclides and Radiopharmaceutical Products

  1. Michael J. Welch3 and
  2. Carol S. Redvanly4
  1. Carolyn J. Anderson3,
  2. Mark A. Green1 and
  3. Yasuhisa Fujibayashi2

Published Online: 28 JAN 2005

DOI: 10.1002/0470846380.ch12

Handbook of Radiopharmaceuticals: Radiochemistry and Applications

Handbook of Radiopharmaceuticals: Radiochemistry and Applications

How to Cite

Anderson, C. J., Green, M. A. and Fujibayashi, Y. (2002) Chemistry of Copper Radionuclides and Radiopharmaceutical Products, 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.ch12

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

    Department of Medicinal Chemistry and Molecular Pharmacology, Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN, USA

  2. 2

    Biomedical Imaging Research Center, Fukui Medical University, 23-3, Shimoaizuki, Matsuoka, Yoshida, Fukui, Japan

  3. 3

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

  • copper radionuclides;
  • copper-labeled blood flow agents;
  • somatostatin analogs

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Production of Copper Radionuclides

  • Coordination Chemistry of Copper Radiopharmaceuticals

  • Biochemistry of Copper

  • Copper-labeled Blood Flow Agents

  • Copper-labeled Hypoxia Imaging Agents

  • Copper-labeled Proteins and Peptides

  • Summary

  • Acknowledgements

  • Glossary

  • References