Production of 68Ge, 64Cu, 86Y, 89Zr, 73Se, 77Br and 124I positron emitting radionuclides through future laser-accelerated proton beams at ELI-Beamlines for innovative PET diagnostics

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Antonio Italiano; Ernesto Amato; Fabio Minutoli; Daniele Margarone; Sergio Baldari;
(2016)
  • Publisher: Accademia Peloritana dei Pericolanti
  • Journal: Atti della Accademia Peloritana dei Pericolanti - Classe di Scienze Fisiche, Matematiche e Naturali (issn: 1825-1242, eissn: 1825-1242)
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  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.1478/AAPP.942A2
  • Subject: Science (General) | Q1-390 | Physics | Positron Emission Tomography, plasma laser, nuclear reactions

The development of innovative production pathways for high-Z positron emitters is of great interest to enlarge the applicability of PET diagnostics, especially in view of the continuous development of new radiopharmaceuticals. We evaluated the theoretical yields of 64Cu... View more