Back to the Top
The following message was posted to: PharmPK
I am planning to investigate Fe absorption from an oral anti-anemic
iron preparation using a labeled 59Fe (beta emittor) . Our current
limit of quantification with liquid scintillation counting (LSC) is
between 0.1 to 1 Becquerel/mL blood or serum. Do you have any
information on how the sensitivity can be improved, and whether
accelerator mass spectrometry is a useful tool for such isotope and
could offer advantage over LSC.
I am also looking for some information about the allowed radiation
dose for human use from such Fe preparation.
Highly appreciated your input.
Dr Youssef Hijazi
Drug Metabolism and Pharmacokinetics
Novartis Pharma A.G.
Want to post a follow-up message on this topic?
If this link does not work with your browser send a follow-up message to PharmPK@boomer.org with "Radiolabeled Fe-accelerator mass spectrometry" as the subject
Support PharmPK by using the
Copyright 1995-2011 David W. A. Bourne (email@example.com)