Radiopeptides are powerful tools for diagnostic imaging and radionuclide therapy of various diseases. Since the introduction of the first radiopeptide into the clinical setting to diagnose neuroendocrine tumors about 25 y ago, many advances have been made in the field. This short review highlights novel strategies to improve the application of radiopeptides for imaging and therapy.

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Keywords Developments, Imaging, Perspectives, Radionuclide therapy, Radiopeptides
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Journal The Journal of Nuclear Medicine
Chatalic, K.L.S, Kwekkeboom, D, & de Jong, M. (2015). Radiopeptides for imaging and therapy: A radiant future. The Journal of Nuclear Medicine (Vol. 56, pp. 1809–1812). doi:10.2967/jnumed.115.161158