New labelling strategies in the development of diagnostic radiopharmaceuticals
- At: 2006 FIP Congress in Salvadore (Brazil)
- Type: Presentation
- By: REY, Ana (Faculty of Chemistry, Radiochemistry Department, Montevideo, Uruguay)
A radiopharmaceutical can be defined as a chemical substance that contains radioactive atoms within its structure and is suitable for administration in humans either for diagnosis or treatment of disease. The introduction of the radionuclide within the radiopharmaceutical is the so-called “labelling”. 99mTc is the preferred radionuclide due to.. The access to the whole abstract and the presentation file is available to FIP members and to congress participants of that specific congress.