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KEMI6425 Chemistry of Positron Emitting Radiodrugs 6 op
Organised by
Person in charge
Olof Solin
Preceding studies

Learning outcomes

The aim of the course is to familiarise students with synthesis of radiopharmaceuticals, the physics and chemical aspects of radioactive disintegration and in the use of radiopharmaceuticals in research and in preclinical and clinical studies.


The lectures deal with aspects in synthesis of carbon-11, nitrogen-13, oxygen-15 and fluorine-18 –labelled radiopharmaceuticals. Also the use of radiometal chelation to macromolecules is dealt with. Furthermore, preclinical and clinical use and aspects in research with radiopharmaceuticals is presented and discussed. Visits to various laboratories of the Turku PET Centre are included in the course.

Teaching methods

Teaching method Contact Online
Lectures 20 h 0 h
Exercises 10 h 0 h

Teaching language


Modes of study

Option 1
Available for:
  • Degree Programme Students
  • Other Students
  • Doctoral Students
  • Exchange Students
Written exam
  • In Finnish
Written exam
  • In English


Numeric 0-5.

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Archived Teaching Schedule. Please refer to current Teaching Shedule.
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Kemian laitos
MDP in Materials Science