' Smart molecule ' period Gul Kireklo Health News Introduction Date: 9.10.2017 Major advances were recorded in field of nuclear medicine using intelligent radioactive molecules in early and effective treatment of cancer. Prof. Dr. Zehra Özcan, President of Turkish Nuclear Medicine Association, said that it is possible to capture a very small size of target tumor cells with smart molecules, with latest technology imaging systems, important steps in combating cancer He said he was expelled. Prof. Dr. Ozcan, "It is possible to capture a very small size of target tumor cells with smart molecules and advanced hybrid imaging systems, which are latest technology products, positron emission tomography (PET) and combined devices. "he said. Prof. Dr. Özcan, "especially in case of prostate cancer, in advanced stages of a successful effective many nuclear medicine treatment approach that could affect course of disease has entered practical practice. Anor development is that radium-223, which is alpha radiation, has been clinically put into use with rapeutic properties of radioisotopes, "he said.