Patent Number: 7,709,613

Title: Rhenium-188 and rhenium-186 for treatment of tumors expressing a Na.sup.+/I.sup.- symporter

Abstract: This invention provides methods of using Rhenium radioisotopes to detect and treat tumors that express a Na.sup.+/I.sup.- symporter. The invention also provides compositions and methods of making compositions comprising Rhenium radioisotopes for detection and treatment of tumors that express a Na.sup.+/I.sup.- symporter.

Inventors: Dadachova; Ekaterina (Mahopac, NY)

Assignee: Albert Einstein College of Medicine of Yeshiva University

International Classification: A61K 51/04 (20060101)

Expiration Date: 5/04/12018