17. Radiolabeled Nanoplatforms: Imaging Hot Bullets Hitting their Target

  1. Xiaoyuan Chen2,3
  1. Raffaella Rossin

Published Online: 25 MAY 2011

DOI: 10.1002/9780470767047.ch17

Nanoplatform-Based Molecular Imaging

Nanoplatform-Based Molecular Imaging

How to Cite

Rossin, R. (2011) Radiolabeled Nanoplatforms: Imaging Hot Bullets Hitting their Target, in Nanoplatform-Based Molecular Imaging (ed X. Chen), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470767047.ch17

Editor Information

  1. 2

    Molecular Imaging Program at Stanford and Bio-X Program, Department of Radiology, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, California, USA

  2. 3

    Laboratory for Molecular Imaging and Nanomedicine, National Institute of Biomedical Imaging and Bioengineering, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland, USA

Author Information

  1. Department of Biomolecular Engineering, Philips Research Europe, Eindhoven, The Netherlands

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 25 MAY 2011
  2. Published Print: 28 MAR 2011

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470521151

Online ISBN: 9780470767047



  • radiolabeled nanoplatforms - imaging hot bullets, hitting their target;
  • radionuclide choice for NP labeling, and imaging technique - timing for in vivo evaluation;
  • Fluorine-18, important PET radionuclide - producing the widely used 18FDG, and other tracers


This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Abbreviations

  • Introduction

  • Nuclear Techniques and Radionuclides for Nanoplatform In Vivo Tracking

  • Radionuclides and Strategies for Nanoplatform Radiolabeling

  • Angiogenesis Imaging with Radiolabeled Nanoplatforms

  • Conclusion

  • Acknowledgments

  • References