Imaging and dosimetry for alpha-particle emitter radiopharmaceutical therapy: improving radiopharmaceutical therapy by looking into the black box Academic Article uri icon

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abstract

  • Radiopharmaceutical therapy using α-particle emitting radionuclides (αRPT) is a novel treatment modality that delivers highly potent alpha-particles to cancer cells or their environment. We review the advantages and challenges of imaging and dosimetry in implementing αRPT for cancer patients.

authors

  • Sgouros, George
  • Frey, Eric
  • Du, Yong
  • Hobbs, Rob
  • Bolch, Wesley

publication date

  • December 2021