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Radioactive tracer

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A radioactive tracer, or radioactive label, is a chemical compound in which one or more atoms ... George de Hevesy won the 1943 Nobel Prize for Chemistry "for his work on the use of isotopes as...

Radioactive Tracers - body, used, water, plants, type, chemical, form ...

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Radioactive tracers are substances that contain a radioactive atom to allow easier ... stems, flowers, and other parts in the same way it does with normal water.

Nuclear Medicine | National Institute of Biomedical Imaging and ...

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Nuclear medicine is a medical specialty that uses radioactive tracers ( radiopharmaceuticals) to ... Click here to watch a short video about how PET scans work.

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Feb 10, 2013 ... Use of radioisotopes eg. technetium in medicine. Uploaded for educational purposes only.

radioactive tracers in inorganic chemical - iupac

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not directly connected with nuclear energy work do not realize that the second important line of ... Satisfactory radioactive tracers are nowadays available around ...

Using isotopes as tracers | Sciencelearn Hub

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Oct 20, 2009 ... Radioactive isotopes have many useful applications in a wide variety of situations. A tracer is an artificially produced radioactive isotope ...

GCSE PHYSICS - What is a Radioactive Tracer? - How is a ...

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Radioactive tracers can be used in industry to detect leaks in pipes.

Treatment in Nuclear Medicine - How Nuclear Medicine Works ...

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In nuclear medicine imaging tests, injected radioactive substances do not harm the body. ... Nuclear materials are also used to create radioactive tracers that can be injected into the bloodstream. ... How Forensic Lab Techniques Work.

isotopic tracer | chemistry | Britannica.com

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Isotopic tracer, any radioactive atom detectable in a material in a chemical, biological, ... An isotopic tracer must behave as does the material being studied, but, ... photosynthesis (in photosynthesis: Overall reaction of photosynthesis); work of ...

Radioisotopes in Medicine - World Nuclear Association

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It does not use radioisotopes or ionizing radiation, but relies on nuclear ... Diagnostic techniques in nuclear medicine use radioactive tracers which emit gamma ...

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Radioactive Tracers - HyperPhysics

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As a part of the medical subspecialty of Nuclear Medicine, various diagnostic procedures make use of a small amount of a radioactive isotope, usually injected  ...

BBC - GCSE Bitesize: Tracers and treating cancer - Higher tier

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Tracers. The source used is either a beta or gamma emitter. Radioisotopes with short half-lives are chosen to make sure that the tracer does not stay radioactive ...

GCSE PHYSICS - How is a Radioactive Tracer used in Medicine ...

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Radioactive tracers can be used in medicine to detect internal bleeding. ... the thyroid gland in the neck is working properly. Iodine is present in small amounts in ...