Biodegradable Rare Earth Lithium Aluminoborate Glasses for Brachytherapy Use

  1. Roger Narayan,
  2. Paolo Colombo,
  3. Sanjay Mathur and
  4. Tatsuki Ohji
  1. J.E. White1,
  2. D. E. Day2,
  3. R.F. Brown3 and
  4. G.J. Ehrhardt4

Published Online: 19 NOV 2010

DOI: 10.1002/9780470944028.ch1

Advances in Bioceramics and Porous Ceramics III: Ceramic Engineering and Science Proceedings, Volume 31

Advances in Bioceramics and Porous Ceramics III: Ceramic Engineering and Science Proceedings, Volume 31

How to Cite

White, J.E., Day, D. E., Brown, R.F. and Ehrhardt, G.J. (2010) Biodegradable Rare Earth Lithium Aluminoborate Glasses for Brachytherapy Use, in Advances in Bioceramics and Porous Ceramics III: Ceramic Engineering and Science Proceedings, Volume 31 (eds R. Narayan, P. Colombo, S. Mathur and T. Ohji), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470944028.ch1

Author Information

  1. 1

    Praxair Inc., Tonawanda, NY 14150

  2. 2

    Department of Materials Science and Engineering

  3. 3

    Department of Biological Sciences, Missouri University of Science and Technology, Rolla, MO, 65409

  4. 4

    University of Missouri Research Reactor, University of Missouri-Columbia, MO 65211

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 19 NOV 2010
  2. Published Print: 27 SEP 2010

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470594711

Online ISBN: 9780470944028

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Keywords:

  • rare earth lithium aluminoborate;
  • dysprosium;
  • holmium;
  • brachytherapy;
  • phosphate buffered saline

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Experimental Procedure

  • Results

  • Discussion

  • Conclusions