TPU commissioned a unique production of orthophosphoric acid based on phosphorus-32

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    Tomsk Polytechnic University began commercial supply of orthophosphoric acid based on phosphorus-32 isotope, which is used for biochemical study, diagnostics and therapy of cancer diseases. A production line was commissioned at the site of the university nuclear reactor. To date, it is the only production in Russia. Prior to its launch in Tomsk, Russian consumers, particularly scientific research and medical centers, were forced to purchase phosphorus-32 abroad.

    Period1 Nov 2017

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