Carbon-encapsulated radioactive 99mTc nanoparticles

Henry B S Chan, Beverly L. Ellis, Harbans L. Sharma, William Frost, Valerie Caps, Robert A. Shields, Shik Chi Tsang

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    A macroscopic quantity of quasi-spherical fullerene-like shells that encapsulate iron nanoparticles containing radioisotope 99mTc were prepared. It was found that the nanocomposite is acid-non-leachable, retaining radioactivity at an extremely high level.
    Original languageEnglish
    Pages (from-to)144-149
    Number of pages5
    JournalAdvanced Materials
    Issue number2
    Publication statusPublished - 16 Jan 2004


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