Utilisation des radioisotopes et des molécules marquées en biologie

wrpr2330  2022-2023  Bruxelles Woluwe

Utilisation des radioisotopes et des molécules marquées en biologie
3.00 credits
15.0 h + 15.0 h
Main themes
Introduction to the use of radioisotopes : tracer, applications in vitro (pharmacology, RIA) and in vivo (with comparison to other imaging modalities) Preparation of radiolabelled molecules : nuclear reactions (neutron activation, charged particles, fission, generators), radiochemistry Two examples illustrated from the nuclear reaction, radiochemistry, pharmaceutical conditioning, quality controls, and use in nuclear medicine (+ comparison/integration of other modalities for the diagnosis assessment) : - 99mTc generator, diphosphonate kits for the use in bone scintigraphy - 18F-fluorodeoxyglucose and applications in PET oncology
Learning outcomes

At the end of this learning unit, the student is able to :

1 Answer to three fundamental questions : why and how to use a radioactive isotope, and how to prepare it ?
Faculty or entity

Programmes / formations proposant cette unité d'enseignement (UE)

Title of the programme
Learning outcomes
Master [120] in Biomedical Engineering

Certificat universitaire en physique d'hôpital

Certificat universitaire en radiopharmacie