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Pd0–Mediated Rapid C–[11C]Methylation and C–[18F]Fluoromethylation: Revolutionary Advanced Methods for General Incorporation of Short–Lived Positron–Emitting 11C and 18F Radionuclides in an Organic Framework

By Masaaki Suzuki, Hiroko Koyama, Misato Takashima-Hirano and Hisashi Doi

Submitted: April 4th 2011Reviewed: September 21st 2011Published: February 8th 2012

DOI: 10.5772/31778

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Masaaki Suzuki, Hiroko Koyama, Misato Takashima-Hirano and Hisashi Doi (February 8th 2012). Pd0–Mediated Rapid C–[11C]Methylation and C–[18F]Fluoromethylation: Revolutionary Advanced Methods for General Incorporation of Short–Lived Positron–Emitting 11C and 18F Radionuclides in an Organic Framework, Positron Emission Tomography Chia-Hung Hsieh, IntechOpen, DOI: 10.5772/31778. Available from:

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