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Producing radioisotopes using electron accelerators

27 January 2017

Radioactive isotopes play an important role in de diagnosis of various diseases and in the treatment of cancer. In order to warrant long-term availability of these radioactive isotopes significant investments in new production facilities have to be made in the coming decade. KVI-CART contributes to the development of a new, innovative technology for the production of radioactive isotopes with electron accelerators in het Lighthouse project that recently has been awarded the National Innovation Icon status by the Dutch government.

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Artist impression of the Lighthouse system (https://www.nationaleiconen.nl)
Artist impression of the Lighthouse system (https://www.nationaleiconen.nl)
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