Carfentanil, a potent opiate receptor agonist, was labeled with 11C for in vito studies using positron emission tomography. This synthesis was completed in approximately 30 min using iodomethane as the 11C precursor. The synthesis, purification, characterization, and determination of specific activity are presented and discussed.
|Original language||English (US)|
|Number of pages||4|
|Journal||The International Journal Of Applied Radiation And Isotopes|
|State||Published - Apr 1985|
ASJC Scopus subject areas
- Nuclear Energy and Engineering
- Radiology Nuclear Medicine and imaging