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UWinnipeg Physics Professors Interviewed on BBC about Technetium

Tue. Mar. 17, 2015

Dr. Jeff Martin Speaks with BBC's Elements Podcast Regarding the Production of Technetium for Medical Use

Dr. Jeff Martin (UWinnipeg Physics Professor) and Dr. Kennedy Mang'era (UWinnipeg Physics Adjunct Professor) are featured in the Technetium (Tc) edition of the BBC podcast "Elements". Their contribution to the podcast relates to work on the Prairie Isotope Production Enterprise, which uses imagers to test the isotopes and their chemistry to make them into radiopharmaceuticals.

Have a listen here.

Read the BBC News article, "The Element That Can Make Bones Glow," here.