In vivo Exposure Effects of 99mTc-methoxyisobutylisonitrile on the FDXR and XPA Genes Expression in Human Peripheral Blood Lymphocytes.
- Mohammad Taghi Bahreyni-Toossi,
- Habibeh Vosoughi,
- Hosein Azimian,
- Abdul Rahim Rezaei,
- Mehdi Momennezhad
Asia Ocean J Nucl Med Biol 2018 ;6(1):32-40
Nuclear Medicine Research Center, Mashhad University of Medical Sciences, Mashhad, Iran.
Objectives: In recent years, the application of radiopharmaceuticals in nuclear medicine has increased substantially. Following the diagnostic procedures performed in nuclear medicine departments, such as myocardial perfusion imaging, patients generally receive considerable doses of radiation. Normally, radiation-induced DNA damages are expected following exposure to a low-dose ionizing radiation. Read More