Medical Radiology and Radiation Safety. 2019. Vol. 64. No. 6. P. 70–81

DOI: 10.12737/1024-6177-2019-64-6-70-81

A.V. Khmelev

Analysis of Positron Emission Tomography Providing with Radionuclides

Federal Research Center for Project Evaluation and Consulting Services, Moscow, Russia.
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A.V. Khmelev – Cheif Researcher, Dr. Sci. Phys.-Math., Prof.


1. General requirements to PET-radionuclides
2. Parameters of radionuclide ranging for application in PET
3. Positron emitters for different applications. Selection criteria
Joint PET- and SPECT-studies
Special applications
4. Availability of positron emitters
4.1. Cyclotron production of PET-radionuclides
Conventional radionuclides
Radionuclides under development
4.2. Production of PET-radionuclides on radionuclide generators
5. Future development of PET providing with radionuclides

Key words: PET, positron emitters, activity, cyclotron, radionuclide generator


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DOI: 10.12737/1024-6177-2019-64-6-70-81

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