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Fluorine F-18 HX4 (Code C74032)

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Preferred Name: Fluorine F-18 HX4

Definition: A 2-nitroimidazole labeled with the positron-emitting radioisotope fluorine F 18. HX4, the 2-nitroimidazole moiety of [F-18]HX4, is selectively bioreduced and bound in hypoxic tumor cells, permitting the imaging of hypoxic tumor cells with positron emission tomography (PET).

Display Name: Fluorine F-18 HX4

Label: Fluorine F-18 HX4

NCI Thesaurus Code: C74032 (Search for linked caDSR metadata)  (search value sets)

NCI Metathesaurus Link: CL383524  (see NCI Metathesaurus info)

Synonyms & Abbreviations: (see Synonym Details)
Fluorine F 18 HX4
Fluorine F-18 HX4

External Source Codes: 
PDQ Closed Trial Search ID 589309
PDQ Open Trial Search ID 589309 (check for NCI PDQ open clinical trial info)

Other Properties:
     Name Value (qualifiers indented underneath)
code C74032
Contributing_Source CTRP
Legacy_Concept_Name Fluorine_F18_HX4
Semantic_Type Pharmacologic Substance

Additional Concept Data: 
Defined Fully by Roles: No  


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