North-star perspectives for Actinium-225 production at commercial scale

(Bentham Science Publishers) Resolution of both supply and cost issues allows clinical research to proceed through clinical trials and potentially produce one or more effective therapies for cancer or infectious diseases that could benefit the public.NorthStar Medical Technologies, LLC, has investigated several routes that could lead to commercial scale production of actinium-225.The outlook for future supplies of actinium-225 from multiple sources to support clinical needs is encouraging.