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  • April 16, 2020
    Update on the Radioisotopes Supply

    The Security of Supply Working Group (SoS WG) Emergency Response Team (ERT) held a teleconference on 15 April 2020 to discuss the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on Mo-99 and other radioisotope production. All organizations again reported that production operations continue normally within adjustments that have been taken against COVID-19, although production is being oriented […]

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  • April 9, 2020
    Possible shortage of radioisotopes due to COVID-19

    The international community is closely monitoring the potential shortages of radioisotopes supply as result to travel bans and limited medical resources, due to SARS-CoV-2 pandemic. Recently, SNNMI and Nuclear Medicine Europe have announced their members about potential disruptions of Mo-99 due to travel bans to and from South Africa. The Emergency Response Team (ERT) is […]

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  • March 18, 2020
    Mo-99 supply

    In a recent release, SNMMI notifies that Mo-99 supply might be disrupted due to the overall changes in the supply chain following the outbreak of COVID-19

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  • March 17, 2020
    CARS Response to COVID-19

    The Canadian Association of Radiopharmaceutical Scientists (CARS) is closely monitoring the global developments related to the COVID-19 and potential challenges this will have on the field of radiopharmaceutical preparation and manufacturing.

    To our knowledge, as of today no disruption in the regular operations in manufacturing of radiopharmaceuticals is reported

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  • February 17, 2020
    EANM guideline on the validation of analytical methods for radiopharmaceuticals

    A recently published article in the European Journal of Nuclear Medicine and Molecular Imaging provides us with an overview on the EANM guideline on the validation of analytical methods for radiopharmaceuticals. Download the article for free from EANM Guideline. 

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  • January 25, 2020
    New IAEA database “cyclotrons used for radionuclide production”

    During the symposium International Symposium Trends in Radiopharmaceuticals ISTR–2019 held in Vienna, October 28-November 01, 2019 the International Atomic Energy…

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