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International Journal of Molecular Imaging
Volume 2013, Article ID 290750, 7 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2013/290750
Research Article

Rhenium-188 Production in Hospitals, by W-188/Re-188 Generator, for Easy Use in Radionuclide Therapy

11st Radiology Department, National & Kapodistrian University of Athens, Athens, Greece
2Medical Physics Laboratory, School of Medicine, National & Kapodistrian University of Athens, Athens, Greece
3Radiation Physics Unit & Division of Nuclear Medicine, 1st Radiology Department, National & Kapodistrian University of Athens, Athens, Greece

Received 4 November 2012; Accepted 13 March 2013

Academic Editor: Sui Shen

Copyright © 2013 Maria Argyrou et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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