nuclear medicine
The Solution to Medical Isotope Shortages?
The Solution to Medical Isotope Shortages?
Chris Palmer | Jun 11, 2013
A Canadian lab demonstrates upgrades to hospital cyclotrons that can yield enough diagnostic tracer element overnight to meet an entire city’s daily needs.
Tumors Fall to Radioactive Bacteria
Tumors Fall to Radioactive Bacteria
Sabrina Richards | Apr 22, 2013
Researchers use bacteria to deliver radiation to shrink pancreatic tumors in mice.
Desperately Seeking Radioisotopes
Robert E. Schenter | Jul 1, 2011
New strategies are needed to address the current and future shortages of radioisotopes that threaten medical research and treatment.