Jump to main content
Jump to site search

Issue 1, 2010
Previous Article Next Article

An enzymatic route to 5-deoxy-5-[18F]fluoro-d-ribose, a [18F]-fluorinated sugar for PET imaging

Author affiliations

Abstract

An efficient two-step, one-pot, biotransformation involving the fluorinase enzyme is described for the synthesis of 5-deoxy-5-[18F]fluororibose, a novel [18F]-fluorinated sugar suitable for positron emission tomography (PET) applications.

Graphical abstract: An enzymatic route to 5-deoxy-5-[18F]fluoro-d-ribose, a [18F]-fluorinated sugar for PET imaging

Back to tab navigation

Supplementary files

Publication details

The article was received on 17 Sep 2009, accepted on 20 Oct 2009 and first published on 10 Nov 2009


Article type: Communication
DOI: 10.1039/B919364B
Chem. Commun., 2010,46, 139-141

  •   Request permissions

    An enzymatic route to 5-deoxy-5-[18F]fluoro-D-ribose, a [18F]-fluorinated sugar for PET imaging

    M. Onega, J. Domarkas, H. Deng, L. F. Schweiger, T. A. D. Smith, A. E. Welch, C. Plisson, A. D. Gee and D. O’Hagan, Chem. Commun., 2010, 46, 139
    DOI: 10.1039/B919364B

Search articles by author

Spotlight

Advertisements