Eckert & Ziegler begins production of lutetium-177

By staff writers

March 11, 2020 -- Isotope technology developer Eckert & Ziegler said it has begun commercial production of carrier-free lutetium-177.

The isotope is being produced via the company's new technology based on the irradiation of ytterbium-176 and the subsequent separation of lutetium-177 in a radiochemical facility, Eckert & Ziegler said. The first batches of material have been delivered, according to the firm.

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