This volume is the result of the concerted effeort of a number os scientists to summarize in a succinct way the current understanding of the mechanisms of these localizations. The editors of the book gratefully acknowledge this combined effort.
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The Measurement of Brain Glucose Metabolism Using Radiotracers
Mechanism of Localization of Radiotracers in Myocardium in Health and Disease
The Evaluation of Hepatocyte Function with Radiotracers
Radio Ion Exchange in Bone
Mechanisms of Fixation of Bone Imaging Radiopharmaceuticals
Renal Secretion and Filtration Studies
The Mechanisms of Localization, Specificity, and Metabolism of Adrenal Gland Imaging Agents
Trapping and Metabolism of Radioions by the Thyroid
Mervyn W. Billinghurst, Ph.D., is Director, Radiopharmacy at the Health Science Centre, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada.