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.
Now researchers at the University of Chicago and Argonne (Ill.) National Laboratory have teamed up to tackle ovarian cancer with a new radioactive drug. Though tests are very preliminary, the drug appears to hold great promise of fighting this and estrogen-dependent cancers.
Tuomi logistiikka oy asks for an offer of a radioactive drug dispenser (isotope dispenser) on the assignment of the clinical physiology area of the department of imaging and pharmacy of the pirkanmaa hospital district municipality.
The acquisition involves a motor-driven automated dispenser / injector that automatically dispenses patient doses of radioactive drug used in pet-tt operation and inject them into a patient.
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.
Letter of Announcement: Vestfold Hospital v / nuclear medicine department needs SteriPET, a radioactive drug.
The handling of radioactive drugs in the storage and manufacturing area of nuclear medicine facilities must take place in a specially designed area - the so-called "hot laboratory." the district government of cologne has determined that for the handling of radionuclides in the radiochemical laboratories of the clinic and polyclinic for nuclear medicine the authorization, Which summarizes several functional areas, Is no longer sufficient, And the request for a new authorization for dealing with the district government of cologne should be submitted.