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Medical Radioisotopes

Many radioisotopes are made in nuclear reactors, some in cyclotrons (particle accelerators).  Generally neutron-rich isotopes and those resulting from nuclear fission need to be made in reactors, and neutron-depleted ones are made in cyclotrons.  Listed below are several radioisotopes and the applications they are used for.

Reactor Radioisotopes


Cyclotron Radioisotopes


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