nuclear medicine

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the branch of medicine that uses radioactive materials either to image a patient's body or to destroy diseased cells

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For the purpose described herein, where the metabolism of radioactively labelled compounds was to be analyzed, the system was reduced to a smaller volume of 250 ml.
Results of the research have been published in Journal of Labelled Compounds and Radiopharmaceuticals, vol.
Cambridge Isotope Laboratories, a producer of stable isotope labelled compounds, has signed a commercial supply agreement with Nexomics Biosciences, a structural biology and protein production contract research organisation, it was reported yesterday.
The Ubichem isotope synthesis group has vast experience in the synthesis of labelled compounds for use by pharmaceutical and biotech companies in pharmacokinetic and metabolic studies, and will now be able to meet their needs for use in clinical trials too.
The use of stable isotope labelled compounds has made it technically and ethically possible to study production of energy substrates in newborn infants, both in those who are fullterm and appropriate for gestational age (AGA) and those who have a low birth weight or are born immature (11).