Volume 1 Issue 3

2017-12-26 Research Article

Synthesis, Radioiodination and Biological distribution of 5-(5-(tributylstannyl) benzofuran-2-yl) pyridin-2-amine as an amyloid imaging agent

In this work an efficient method developed for the synthesis of 125I-benzofuran-2-yl) pyridin-2-amine (125IBPA), followed by radioiodination with 125I by using Chloramine-T at pH 8. The reaction proceeds within 10 min at room temperature (20-25°C). The radiochemical yield determined by Thi...

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2017-12-05 Case Report

Near Complete Response to 177Lu- PSMA-DKFZ-617 Therapy in a Patient with Metastatic Castration Resistant Prostate Cancer

Prostate specific membrane antigen, a type II transmembrane protein is an excellent target for the radionuclide therapy in advanced prostate cancer patients due to its high expression in the prostate cancer cells.We present the case of a 69-year old man with advanced metastatic castration resi...

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2017-10-17 Review Article

Hyperthermia and Breast cancer: A short review

The main goal of hyperthermia is to elevate the tumor temperature to kill tumor cells and improve local control. The usage of hyperthermia is combination with radiotherapy or chemotherapy. Hyperthermia is delivered in different types of cancers like breast cancer, melanoma and sarcoma.Breast c...

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2017-09-27 Review Article

Ra-223 dichloride management in a Nuclear Medicine Unit: experience of a referral institution

Ra-223 dichloride is a first-in-class alpha-emitting radiopharmaceutical recently introduced into clinical practice for treatment of men with Castration-Resistant Prostate Cancer (CRPC) and symptomatic bone metastases.Due to the proven benefit on Overall Survival and the favorable toxicity pro...

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Ryosuke Kohno*, Wenhua Cao, Pablo Yepes, Xuemin Bai, Falk Poenisch, David R Grosshans, Tetsuo Akimoto and Radhe Mohan

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Yuanshui Zheng*, Hardev Singh, Suresh Rana, Gary Larson, Prabhu Kiran, Lucius Doh and James Wong

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2018-07-28 Research Article

Clinically and Radiological isolated syndrome (MS risk)

Hassan Ahmed Hashem*, Yasser Hamed Mustafa, Abdelazim M Reda, Sameh Azab and Ahmed M Solaiman

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2018-07-28 Case Report

Incidental findings in traditional nuclear medicine practice

Giuseppe De Vincentis, Mariano Pontico, Maria Ricci, Viviana Frantellizzi* and Mauro Liberatore

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