Current Radiopharmaceuticals publishes original research articles, letters, full-length/mini reviews, drug clinical trial studies and guest edited issues on all aspects of research and development of radiolabelled compound preparations, covering studies related to nuclear medicine, molecular imaging, radionuclide therapy, as radiology, oncology and radiotherapy and basic research. The scope of the journal also covers the following areas: radio imaging techniques, therapies; preparation and application of radionuclide compounds including the incorporation of tracer methods used in scientific research and applications.
Sean L. Kitson Department of Biocatalysis and Isotope Chemistry Almac Sciences Almac House Craigavon Northern Ireland
Dr Kitson is an Investigator of Radiochemistry at Almac, UK. He has over 15 years of experience in the synthesis of carbon-14 labelled compounds. Dr Kitson is the Editor-in-Chief of Current Radiopharmaceuticals published by Bentham Science Publishers and the Journal of Diagnostic Imaging in Therapy. He has published over 45 research, reviews and commercial articles in the area of carbon-14 synthesis and medical imaging. His contribution to radiochemistry was acknowledged by winning the 2006 Wiley Journal of Labelled Compounds and Radiopharmaceuticals Young Scientists Award. Since, 2007 he has been a Member of the Scientific Committee for the International Isotopes Society (IIS) UK group.