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Neutron Capture Therapy

Known as: Neutron Capturing Therapy, Therapy, Neutron Capture, Therapy, Neutron Capturing 
A technique for the treatment of neoplasms in which an isotope is introduced into target cells followed by irradiation with thermal neutrons.
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2017
2017
&NA; Boron neutron capture therapy is a promising tumor treatment method, though its wide application has been limited due to the… Expand
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2011
Review
2011
Boron in Drug Discovery: Carboranes as Unique Pharmacophores in Biologically Active Compounds Fatiah Issa, Michael Kassiou, and… Expand
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Highly Cited
2009
Highly Cited
2009
PURPOSE The efficacy, safety, and dose distribution of neutron capture therapy (NCT) were evaluated in 15 patients with newly… Expand
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2007
Review
2007
Neutron capture therapy (NCT) is a binary radio-chemotherapeutic modality for the treatment of cancer. A major focus of NCT… Expand
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2007
Highly Cited
2007
SummaryA phase I trial was designed to evaluate normal tissue tolerance to neutron capture therapy (NCT); tumor response was also… Expand
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2004
Highly Cited
2004
The purpose of these studies was to compare the cell uptake, biodistribution and tumor retention of folate-coated and PEG-coated… Expand
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2002
Highly Cited
2002
As clinical trials of Neutron Capture Therapy (NCT) are initiated in the U.S. and other countries, new treatment planning codes… Expand
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2002
2002
PURPOSE A Phase I trial of cranial neutron capture therapy (NCT) was conducted at Harvard-MIT. The trial was designed to… Expand
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1994
1994
A treatment regimen for boron neutron capture therapy of malignant melanomas is described using 10B-paraboronophenylalanine as… Expand
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1985
Highly Cited
1985
At least 8 classes of compounds are being evaluated in various laboratories around the world as possible vehicles for the… Expand
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