Today: 19.Jul.2018
Wisconsin company ready to produce Mo 99 (David Kramer) USofA
08.Mar.2018
Rate this item
(0 votes)

David Kramer: The first US production in 30 years of molybdenum-99, the parent isotope of the most widely used medical radioisotope, is expected to begin within weeks after federal regulators approved a manufacturing process developed by Wisconsin-based NorthStar Medical Radioisotopes. NorthStar received $25 million in matching funds from DOE for development of the neutron capture process and $14.8 million of an expected $25 million total for its accelerator approach.

Read 183 times Last modified on Thursday, 08 March 2018 05:03

Newsletter Subscription

  • Latest
  • Popular
  • GE Hitachi Nuclear Energy (GEH) is to…
  • Paul Driessen, Senior Policy Analyst for the…
  • John Cardarelli II, Captain US Public Health…
  • Mohn Doss, Medical Physicist in Diagnostic Imaging:…
  • Edgar Ocampo Tellez, energy expert working to…
  • GE Hitachi Nuclear Energy (GEH) is to…