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decay product

Etymology: L, de + cadere, to fall, producere, to produce
a stable or radioactive nuclide formed by the disintegration of a radionuclide, either directly or as a result of successive transformation in a radioactive series. Also called daughter product.

decay product

An isotope formed during the decay of a radioactive material. Synonym: daughter product
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These may become parent isotopes to their own daughter isotopes.
If the amount of parent isotope in a sample equals half the original amount (N = 1/2 [N.
Mo-99 is the parent isotope of technetium-99m, the most widely used radioisotope in medical diagnostic imaging, used in approximately 80 percent of nuclear diagnostic imaging procedures, equating to about 50,000 medical procedures in the United States every day.
This project will be the world's largest commercial cyclotron, capable of producing Strontium (Sr-82), the parent isotope utilized to produce Rubidium (Rb-82) generators: the radiopharmaceutical most commonly utilized in cardiac PET imaging.
Mo-99 is the parent isotope of technetium-99m (Tc-99m), the most widely used medical radioisotope in the world for molecular and nuclear diagnostic imaging procedures and is used in Lantheus' TechneLite[R] (Technetium Tc99m Generator) generators.
a worldwide leader in diagnostic medical imaging, today announced that it has signed a new manufacturing and supply agreement with MDS Nordion to purchase molybdenum-99 (Mo-99), the parent isotope of technetium-99m (Tc-99m).
B&W TSG and Covidien are developing technology for the manufacture of molybdenum-99 (Mo-99), the parent isotope of technetium-99m (Tc-99m), the most widely used radioisotope in the world for molecular imaging and nuclear medicine procedures.
a worldwide leader in diagnostic imaging, continues to collaborate with its supply partners and key customers to address the ongoing global isotope shortage of molybdenum-99 (Mo-99), the parent isotope of Technetium-99m (Tc-99m) used in its TechneLite([R]) generators, as a result of the prolonged NRU reactor shutdown in Canada and the current shutdown of the High Flux Reactor (HFR) in the Netherlands.
Mo-99 is the parent isotope of technetium-99m (Tc-99m), the medical isotope used in approximately 80 percent of all nuclear medicine procedures.
Mo-99 is the parent isotope of technetium-99m (Tc99m), the most widely utilized radioisotope in the world for molecular and nuclear diagnostic imaging procedures.
B&W TSG), a major operating unit of The Babcock & Wilcox Company (B&W), has signed an agreement with Covidien (NYSE:COV, BSX: COV) to develop technology for the manufacture of molybdenum-99 (Mo-99), the parent isotope of technetium-99m (Tc-99m), the most widely used radioisotope in the world for molecular imaging and nuclear medicine procedures.
The relative increase for each radiogenic isotope is a function of the decay rate of their radioactive parent isotopes [sup.