radiocobalt

ra·di·o·co·balt

(rā'dē-ō-kō'balt),
A radioactive isotope of cobalt; for example, 60Co.
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radiocobalt

A nonspecific term for a radionuclide of cobalt; there is an increasing tendency to separate single words into respective units—e.g., radioactive cobalt is more commonly used than radiooccidi
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Labeling of NoTa-[PEG.sub.2]-RM26 with radiocobalt was performed in acidic conditions that should prevent oxidation of Co(II) by atmospheric oxygen to Co(III) that is common in alkaline solutions [21].
However, until recently radiocobalt was not used for labeling of peptides and proteins for molecular imaging due to undeveloped labeling chemistry.
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Inventories and sorption-desorption trends in radiocesium and radiocobalt in James River Estuary sediments.