12. Synthesis of [18F]Fluoroethyltyrosine (18F-FET)

  1. Peter J. H. Scott and
  2. Brian G. Hockley
  1. Yi Zhao,
  2. Amar Alfteimi and
  3. Maaz Zuhayra

Published Online: 4 JAN 2012

DOI: 10.1002/9781118140345.ch12

Radiochemical Syntheses: Radiopharmaceuticals for Positron Emission Tomography, Volume 1

Radiochemical Syntheses: Radiopharmaceuticals for Positron Emission Tomography, Volume 1

How to Cite

Zhao, Y., Alfteimi, A. and Zuhayra, M. (2012) Synthesis of [18F]Fluoroethyltyrosine (18F-FET), in Radiochemical Syntheses: Radiopharmaceuticals for Positron Emission Tomography, Volume 1 (eds P. J. H. Scott and B. G. Hockley), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9781118140345.ch12

Editor Information

  1. Department of Radiology, University of Michigan School of Medicine, Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA

Author Information

  1. Clinic of Nuclear Medicine, Molecular Imaging and Therapy, University Hospital Schleswig-Holstein Campus Kiel, UKSH, Kiel, Germany

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 4 JAN 2012
  2. Published Print: 13 JAN 2012

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470588956

Online ISBN: 9781118140345

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Keywords:

  • synthesis of [18F]fluoroethyltyrosine (18F-FET);
  • radiolabeled amino acids and analogs, tracers in diagnostic oncology;
  • QC data for three repeat validation runs of [18F]FET

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Synthesis Procedure

  • Quality Control Procedures

  • Chemical Abstracts Nomenclature (Registry Number)

  • References and Notes