Patent Number: 8,722,014

Title: 1 H-[1, 2, 3] triazole substituted amino acids and uses thereof

Abstract: Tracers for cationic amino acid transport systems and methods of synthesis are disclosed, including compounds comprising a 1H-[1,2,3]triazole moiety. Further disclosed are uses of the analogues, including in vivo imaging of tumors by Positron emission tomography (PET) or Single Photon Emission Computed Tomography (SPECT).

Inventors: Mach; Robert H. (Eureka, MO), McConathy; Jonathan (St. Louis, MO)

Assignee: Washington University

International Classification: A61K 49/00 (20060101)

Expiration Date: 5/13/12018