Chapter 27. Considerations in the Selection of Radionuclides for Cancer Therapy

  1. Michael J. Welch2 and
  2. Carol S. Redvanly3
  1. Amin I. Kassis and
  2. S. James Adelstein

Published Online: 28 JAN 2005

DOI: 10.1002/0470846380.ch27

Handbook of Radiopharmaceuticals: Radiochemistry and Applications

Handbook of Radiopharmaceuticals: Radiochemistry and Applications

How to Cite

Kassis, A. I. and Adelstein, S. J. (2002) Considerations in the Selection of Radionuclides for Cancer 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.ch27

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. Harvard Medical School Boston, Goldenson Building, 220 Longwood Avenue, Boston, MA, 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:

  • radionuclides and cancer;
  • experimental therapeutics;
  • division delay

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Radiobiologic Effects

  • Targeting Principles in Radionuclide Therapy

  • Experimental Therapeutics

  • Summary

  • References