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Strontium-89

Known as: Strontium Sr-89, strontium (89Sr) chloride, strontium 89 
A radioisotope of strontium, a heavy metal found naturally as a non-radioactive element. With a half-life of 50 days, strontium-89 is a beta emitter… Expand
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Review
2002
Review
2002
Two‐third of patients with metastatic cancer suffer from pain. Pain originating from skeletal metastases is the most common form… Expand
Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
PURPOSE Plasma vascular endothelial growth factor (VEGF) levels are significantly elevated in patients with hormone-refractory… Expand
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
BACKGROUND Prostate carcinoma is linked to osteoblastic metastasis. We therefore investigated the value of bone-targeted… Expand
Review
1997
Review
1997
Primitive macrophages first develop in the murine and human yolk sac and then differentiate into fetal macrophages. Primitive or… Expand
Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
  • N. Deb, M. Goris, +6 authors S. Knox
  • Clinical cancer research : an official journal of…
  • 1996
  • Corpus ID: 23105335
A Phase I dose-escalation study using 90Y-CYT-356 monoclonal antibody was performed in 12 patients with hormone-refractory… Expand
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Review
1995
Review
1995
OBJECTIVE To present the current state of systemic radiopharmaceutical therapy for the palliation of pain in individuals with… Expand
Highly Cited
1994
Highly Cited
1994
From 1988 to 1991, 284 patients with prostatic cancer and painful bone metastases were treated with either radiotherapy or… Expand
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Highly Cited
1993
Highly Cited
1993
PURPOSE A large proportion of the practice of radiotherapy in the management of metastatic adenocarcinoma of the prostate is… Expand
Highly Cited
1985
Highly Cited
1985
A Phase I and II study has been conducted of the safety and efficacy of 89Sr (injected i.v. as the chloride) to alleviate bone… Expand
Highly Cited
1982
Highly Cited
1982
The capacity of resident peritoneal macrophages and alveolar macrophages for self-renewal was studied in CD-1 mice depleted of… Expand