radioactive drug

radioactive drug

NIHspeak Any substance defined as a drug in §201(b)(1) of the Federal Food, Drug & Cosmetic Act that exhibits spontaneous disintegration of unstable nuclei with the emission of nuclear particles or photons [21 CFR 310.3(n)]
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The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved France-based Advanced Accelerator Applications' radioactive drug, Lutathera (lutetium Lu 177 dotatate), intended for the treatment of gastroenteropancreatic neuroendocrine tumours, it was reported yesterday.
Now, thanks to a grant from the Queen Elizabeth Hospital Birmingham Charity, the treatment, which sees a radioactive drug that targets cancer cells injected, is available in our city.
A PET-CT scan combines a CT scan - which takes pictures from all around the body and uses a computer to put them together - and a PET scan - which uses a very small amount of an injected radioactive drug to show structures in the body - into one scan.
This is the first time a radioactive drug, or radiopharmaceutical, has been approved for the treatment of GEP-NETs, added the company.
National Laboratory have teamed up to tackle ovarian cancer with a new radioactive drug.
Axumin is a radioactive drug and should be handled with appropriate safety measures to minimize radiation exposure to patients and healthcare providers during administration.
Contract award notice: radioactive drug purchases from 2016 to 2017.
With the RIGS technology, the patient is injected prior to surgery with Neoprobe's low-energy radioactive drug that targets cancer cells.
With the RIGS technology, the patient is injected with Neoprobe's low-energy radioactive drug that targets cancer cells prior to surgery.
The RIGS system works by injecting a patient prior to surgery with Neoprobe's low-energy radioactive drug that targets cancer cells.
Letter of Announcement: Vestfold Hospital v / nuclear medicine department needs SteriPET, a radioactive drug.