Preliminary studies of a novel cyclopentadienyl tricarbonyl technetium-99m fatty acid derivative for myocardical imaging (pages 1–5)
Huahui Zeng, Huabei Zhang, Xiangxiang Wu, Fangfang Chao, Gang Yu, Liqing Zhang, Han Jiang, Hongbiao Liu, Haifeng Hou, Hongwei Zhan, Hong Zhang and Mei Tian
Article first published online: 7 DEC 2012 | DOI: 10.1002/jlcr.2987
Tc-99m-labeled fatty acid is very important for the evaluation of myocardial metabolism. 1 was radiolabeled by a double ligand transfer reaction between ferrocene and 99mTc. Amidated 99mTc-labeling fatty acid is beneficial to prolonging retention in myocardium.