Patent Number: 8,795,631

Title: Radiofluorination

Abstract: The present invention relates to .sup.18F radio-chemistry and in particular to a method for synthesising radiofluorinated amides and amines. The method of the invention has particular application in the radiosynthesis of a variety of .sup.18F-labelled positron emission tomography (PET) tracers.

Inventors: Nairne; Robert James Domett (Amersham, GB), Arstad; Erik (London, GB), Glaser; Matthias Eberhard (London, GB)

Assignee: HammerSmith Imanet Limited

International Classification: A61K 51/00 (20060101); A61M 36/14 (20060101)

Expiration Date: 8/05/12018