Chapter 14. Radiobromine for Imaging and Therapy

  1. Michael J. Welch1 and
  2. Carol S. Redvanly2
  1. Douglas J. Rowland,
  2. Timothy J. McCarthy and
  3. Michael J. Welch

Published Online: 28 JAN 2005

DOI: 10.1002/0470846380.ch14

Handbook of Radiopharmaceuticals: Radiochemistry and Applications

Handbook of Radiopharmaceuticals: Radiochemistry and Applications

How to Cite

Rowland, D. J., McCarthy, T. J. and Welch, M. J. (2002) Radiobromine for Imaging and Therapy, 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.ch14

Editor Information

  1. 1

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

  2. 2

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

Author Information

  1. 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:

  • radiobromine isotopes;
  • electrophilic reactions;
  • radiobrominated mouse epidermal growth factor (BrEGF)

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Properties of Bromine Isotopes

  • Production of Radiobromine Isotopes

  • Separation Methods

  • Labeling Methods

  • Bromine Radiopharmaceuticals and Their Biological Utilization

  • References