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Our NIDC News reports the latest developments in U.S. Department of Energy’s isotope production efforts, university partnerships, facility improvements, staff news, and other notable center activities as they occur. Stay Connected

 

Cathy Cutler moderates the Ac-225 User Meeting at the 2019 SNMMI Conference
This year the DOE Isotope Program will host three 90-minute virtual isotope user meetings focused on the following emerging alpha-emitters: actinium-225, astatine-211, and lead-212. The purpose of the meetings is to encourage free discussion and collaboration amongst users of specific isotopes and accelerate their widespread use in medicine.These webinar-style sessions will feature brief…
DOE IP and NIDC Virtual Meetings
Usually held during the SNMMI Annual Meeting, the DOE IP will now be conducting virtual "one-on-one" stakeholder meetings June 15–17, 2020. These meetings offer a great opportunity for the isotope community to personally discuss a variety of topics such as isotope supply and demand issues with the DOE IP director, DOE program managers, and the NIDC staff. The deadline to schedule a…
NIDC Spring 2020 Newsletter
The latest issue of the NIDC Newsletter is now available. Read about the latest developments in the U.S. Department of Energy Isotope Program's production, university partnerships, facility improvements, staff news, and other program activities. Highlights for this issue include: The re-establishment of domestically produced americium-241 New Product: Copper-67 routine…
The NIDC is Hiring!
The NIDC is actively searching for a new Quality Assurance & Regulatory Affairs - Senior Technical Staff Member to join our team. Located at Oak Ridge National Laboratory in Tennessee, the NIDC interfaces directly with the isotope user community and coordinates isotope production across numerous program facilities for the DOE Isotope Program. The Quality Assurance & Regulatory Affairs…
NIDC Annual Customer Survey
The NIDC, on behalf of the DOE Isotope Program, seeks input from the commercial isotope community on anticipated isotope product needs and potential supply shortages in the next five years. This valuable information will help the DOE IP gain a clearer understanding of future market demand and allow us to better serve industrial and research entities by tailoring isotope production to meet …
Actinium-225 DMF Accepted by the FDA
The DOE Isotope Program (DOE IP) is pleased to announce that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has accepted its Type II Drug Master File (DMF) submission for Actinium-225 Nitrate (Accelerator-Produced). The alpha-emitting radionuclide and its decay product bismuth-213 (Bi-213), from an Ac-225/Bi-213 generator, have gained considerable interest within the medical community for…
2020 Events Schedule for DOE IP
Hello 2020! As we embark on a new year and new decade, the DOE Isotope Program is ready to focus on a new year full of exciting events and opportunities to connect with all of you. With so much on the horizon, we have compiled a list of events we are attending and/or sessions where Isotope Program supported researchers are chairing or presenting. As we approach each event, more detailed…
NIDC Annual Customer Survey
The NIDC, on behalf of the DOE Isotope Program, seeks input from the community on anticipated isotope product needs and potential supply shortages in the next five years. With this valuable information, the DOE IP will gain a clearer understanding of future market demand and, as a result, can better serve industrial and research entities by tailoring isotope production to meet their expressed…
ACS National Meeting & Exposition Call for Abstracts - Open Now
The American Chemical Society Spring 2020 National Meeting & Expo will take place March 22–26 in Philadelphia, PA. The U.S. Department of Energy Isotope Program together with the University of California Berkeley and Los Alamos National Laboratory will chair an informational forum titled "Radiotherapeutics: From Isotope Production to Targeted Delivery" where …
Visit the Isotope Program at the European Associate on Nuclear Medicine (EANM)
Are you planning to attend the European Association of Nuclear Medicine (EANM) Annual Congress in Barcelona, Spain? If so, then stop by Booth #27, located at the entrance to the exhibit hall, to speak with our staff about your isotope needs and to find informational material on our latest products and services, R&D initiatives, and more. We look forward to seeing you in Barcelona!