Chapter 16. Mechanism of Target Specific Uptake Using Examples of Muscarinic Receptor Binding Radiotracers

  1. Michael J. Welch2 and
  2. Carol S. Redvanly3
  1. William C. Eckelman

Published Online: 28 JAN 2005

DOI: 10.1002/0470846380.ch16

Handbook of Radiopharmaceuticals: Radiochemistry and Applications

Handbook of Radiopharmaceuticals: Radiochemistry and Applications

How to Cite

Eckelman, W. C. (2002) Mechanism of Target Specific Uptake Using Examples of Muscarinic Receptor Binding Radiotracers, 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.ch16

Editor Information

  1. 2

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

  2. 3

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

Author Information

  1. Warren Grant Magnuson Clinical Center, PET Department, 10 Center, Drive, Bethesda, MD, 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:

  • target specific uptake;
  • muscarinic receptor binding radiotracers;
  • radioligand design

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Steps in the Development of Target Specific Radioligands

  • Conclusion

  • Acknowledgment

  • References