20. Synthesis of L-[methyl-11C]Methionine ([11C]MET)

  1. Peter J. H. Scott and
  2. Brian G. Hockley
  1. Amy L. Vāvere and
  2. Scott E. Snyder

Published Online: 4 JAN 2012

DOI: 10.1002/9781118140345.ch20

Radiochemical Syntheses: Radiopharmaceuticals for Positron Emission Tomography, Volume 1

Radiochemical Syntheses: Radiopharmaceuticals for Positron Emission Tomography, Volume 1

How to Cite

Vāvere, A. L. and Snyder, S. E. (2012) Synthesis of L-[methyl-11C]Methionine ([11C]MET), 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.ch20

Editor Information

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

Author Information

  1. Division of Nuclear Medicine, Department of Radiological Sciences, St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, Memphis, Tennessee, USA

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 l-[methyl-11C]methionine ([11C]MET);
  • PET, with [11C]methionine ([11C]MET), amino acid uptake measure;
  • synthesis of [11C]methyl iodide

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Synthesis Procedures

  • Synthesis Of l-[methyl-11C]Methionine

  • Preparation of l-[methyl-11C]Methionine for Injection

  • Quality Control Procedures

  • Chemical Abstracts Nomenclature (Registry Number)

  • References and Notes