[ RadSafe ] Cl-36 in Nuclear Medicine?

ROY HERREN royherren2005 at yahoo.com
Thu Jul 15 23:31:32 CDT 2010


    Is there any chance that your fellow technician may have been talking about 
[(11)C]Choline?  Please see  http://www.medicalnewstoday.com/articles/145117.php
Roy Herren 

From: "jearadrat at aol.com" <jearadrat at aol.com>
To: radsafe at health.phys.iit.edu
Sent: Thu, July 15, 2010 2:04:34 PM
Subject: [ RadSafe ] Cl-36 in Nuclear Medicine?

Good afternoon, all:

In a reqcent company training session, one of my fellow technicians mentioned 
that a nuclear medicine application was being developed for chlorine-36.  
Considering the VERY long (3E5 yrs) half-life, what possible patient application 
can there be for this?  Or is it possible some erroneous information is being 

Thanks in advance,
John Aperans, RRPT
Clinton, TN USA

P.S. Please be gentle, this is my first post.
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