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Boron Neutron Capture Therapy

A technique for the treatment of neoplasms, especially gliomas and melanomas in which boron-10, an isotope, is introduced into the target cells followed by irradiation with thermal neutrons.
Also Known As:
Boron-Neutron Capture Therapy; Neutron Capture Therapy, Boron; Therapy, Boron Neutron Capture; Therapy, Boron-Neutron Capture
Networked: 643 relevant articles (43 outcomes, 110 trials/studies)

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Therapy Context: Research Results

Experts

1. Ono, Koji: 62 articles (12/2015 - 11/2003)
2. Sakurai, Yoshinori: 44 articles (12/2015 - 11/2003)
3. Suzuki, Minoru: 41 articles (12/2015 - 03/2004)
4. Kawabata, Shinji: 33 articles (03/2015 - 11/2003)
5. Kuroiwa, Toshihiko: 26 articles (03/2015 - 11/2003)
6. Miyatake, Shin-Ichi: 26 articles (01/2015 - 11/2003)
7. Maruhashi, Akira: 26 articles (06/2014 - 05/2004)
8. Kirihata, Mitsunori: 22 articles (12/2015 - 11/2003)
9. Barth, Rolf F: 22 articles (07/2015 - 05/2002)
10. Schwint, Amanda E: 22 articles (03/2015 - 03/2003)

Related Diseases

1. Neoplasms (Cancer)
2. Glioblastoma (Glioblastoma Multiforme)
3. Mouth Neoplasms (Oral Cancer)
4. Brain Neoplasms (Brain Tumor)
5. Melanoma (Melanoma, Malignant)

Related Drugs and Biologics

1. Boron
2. 4-boronophenylalanine
3. Liposomes (Liposome)
4. Phenylalanine (L-Phenylalanine)
5. Fructose
6. boric acid (boron oxide hydroxide)
7. 4-boronophenylalanine-fructose
8. N-acetylcochinol-O-phosphate
9. bevacizumab
10. Niacinamide (Nicotinamide)

Related Therapies and Procedures

1. Radiotherapy
2. Intensity-Modulated Radiotherapy (Radiotherapy, Intensity Modulated)
3. Conformal Radiotherapy
4. Photochemotherapy (Photodynamic Therapy)
5. Nuclear Reactors