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Radio-theranostics: How Tiny Radioactive Molecules are Personalising Cancer Care

The term 'theranostics' is an integration of the words 'therapeutics' and 'diagnostics'. Theranostic agents are paired agents, one an imaging agent that 'sees' the lesion and the other, a companion therapeutic agent that 'treats' the same lesions. While the concept of theranostics is widely used in various molecular probes in oncology, the most relevant application of theranostics is in nuclear medicine where it is called Radio-theranostics.

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225Ac-PSMA-617 – A New Beginning in the Treatment of Chemotherapy-Naive Prostate Cancer Patients

For advanced prostate cancer patients or metastatic castration-resistant prostate cancer (mCRPC) patients, conventional treatment modalities, such as surgery, chemotherapy etc. might not prove to be highly effective in terms of controlling the spread of the cancer. This is where Nuclear Medicine and Molecular Imaging are playing an important part in the management of cancer and that too in a personalized manner.

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Everything you need to know about Alpha PSMA Therapy

The question that most patients and caregivers ask – What is Targeted Alpha Therapy or Alpha PSMA Therapy? Targeted Alpha PSMA Therapy is a targeted, selective internal cellular level radiotherapy to control advanced prostate and cancer.Targeted Alpha PSMA Therapy uses alpha-emitting radioisotopes like Actinium 225 and is a safe, effective therapy with very minimal side-effects

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