In vitro Uptake of Iodine-131 by Salivary Glands, Stomach and Placenta

@article{Maqsood1960InVU,
  title={In vitro Uptake of Iodine-131 by Salivary Glands, Stomach and Placenta},
  author={M. Maqsood and E. Paul Reineke},
  journal={Nature},
  year={1960},
  volume={188},
  pages={952-953}
}
THE ability of the thyroid gland to accumulate iodide against a concentration gradient and to maintain a high gland/plasma concentration is well known. Recently it has been shown that in vitro uptake of iodine-131 by the lactating mammary tissue of the rat was 10–15 times that of liver, muscle or boiled mammary tissue, and uptake of iodine-131 was increased… CONTINUE READING