Autumn Semester 2020 takes place in a mixed form of online and classroom teaching.
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542-0003-00L  Module III: Radiopharmacology and Clinical Radiopharmacy

SemesterAutumn Semester 2019
LecturersR. Schibli
Periodicitytwo-yearly recurring course
CourseDoes not take place this semester.
Language of instructionEnglish
CommentOnly for CAS in Radiopharmazeutischer Chemie, Radiopharmacy.

The enrolment is done by the CAS study administration.


AbstractParticipants will understand concepts of Pharmacology, Toxicology and Fundamentals of Nuclear Medicine
Objective• Pharmakokinetics and kinetic-modelling
• Statistics and practical session
• Radiotracers in biochemistry and molecular pharmacology
• Selective modification of peptides and proteins to target GPCRs
• Demonstration of experimental set up: Peptide and protein modification, radioactive assays in biochemistry
• Visit ABX Radeberg
• Nuclear medicine: basics and therapy
• Immunology
• Drug interventions/interactions/adverse reactions
• Pharmacology basics, special aspects, clinical studies
• Toxicology
• Testsystems in toxicology and targeted therapeutics and cucleic acids
• Nuclear medicine: clinical diagnostic applications in neurology
• Nuclear medicine: visit to SPECT facility and radiopharmaceutical GMP lag (Tc, Ga, therapy)
• Radiological imaging modalities- technology and applications
• Nuclear medicine: clinical diagnostic applications in oncology
• Radiopharmaceutical monographs in the European pharmacopoeia
• Practical session, visit: cyclotron, GMP PET production and quality control, PET and PET/CT, therapy unit
• Radioligand-binding-assays/autoradiography
• In house tours in groups: radioligand-binding-assays, autoradiography, metabolite analytics with LC-MS, cyclotron and radiochemistry, highlights in Leipzig
• Biological effects of radiation
• Radiotracer transport and blood brain barrier
• Radiotracers for neuroimaging