Boron Neutron Capture Therapy

Known as: Therapy, Boron-Neutron Capture, Boron-neutron capture therapy, BNCT 
A type of radiation therapy. A substance that contains boron is injected into a blood vessel. The boron collects in tumor cells. The patient then… (More)
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Review
2009
Review
2009
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  • Applied radiation and isotopes : including data…
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Over the past 25 years research on boron neutron capture therapy (BNCT) has progressed relatively slowly but steadily with the… (More)
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Review
2008
Review
2008
Boron neutron capture therapy (BNCT) theoretically allows the preferential destruction of tumor cells while sparing the normal… (More)
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2008
2008
We have applied boron neutron capture therapy (BNCT) to malignant brain tumors. Here we evaluated the survival benefit of BNCT… (More)
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2007
2007
OBJECTIVE Malignant meningiomas, similar to glioblastomas, are difficult tumors to control. We tried to control malignant tumors… (More)
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Review
2005
Review
2005
BACKGROUND Boron neutron capture therapy (BNCT) is based on the nuclear reaction that occurs when boron-10 is irradiated with low… (More)
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
Two clinical trials are currently running at the Finnish dedicated boron neutron capture therapy (BNCT) facility. Between May… (More)
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2003
2003
A boron neutron capture therapy (BNCT) facility has been constructed at Studsvik, Sweden. It includes two filter/moderator… (More)
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Review
2000
Review
2000
Boron neutron capture therapy (BNCT) represents a promising modality for a relatively selective radiation dose delivery to the… (More)
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1997
1997
Since 1968, we have treated 149 patients andperformed boron-neutron capture therapy (BNCT) on 164 occasionsusing 5 reactors in… (More)
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Review
1997
Review
1997
The technology for computational dosimetry and treatment planning for Boron Neutron Capture Therapy (BNCT) has advanced… (More)
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