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Recycling cancer-fighting tools for cheaper radioisotopes

07:35 EDT 19 Oct 2016 | ecancermedicalscience

According to the World Nuclear Association, more than 10,000 hospitals worldwide use radioisotopes in medicine. Molybdenum-99, the parent isotope of technetium-99m, is the most widely used radioisotope for the diagnosis and treatment of cancer. However,...

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