Radionuclide Production


The following longer-lived radionuclides are produced on demand:

1. 22Na and  22Na positron sources: used in material sciences for positron annihilation studies.
2. 82Sr: for use in the preparation of 82Sr/82Rb generator to obtain 82Rb for positron emission tomography (PET)

List of radiopharmaceuticals Table 2


positron sources1
positron sources2
  22Na positron sources

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