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Table 2 Residence times of [18F]-tetrafluoroborate for the measured organs and remainder of the body

From: Radiation dosimetry and biodistribution in non-human primates of the sodium/iodide PET ligand [18F]-tetrafluoroborate

Organ Residence time (h)
Mean SD
Brain 1.21E−02 3.7E−03
Stomach 1.81E−01 5.3E−02
Heart contents 2.31E−02 3.9E−03
Kidneys 2.44E−02 8.4E−04
Lungs 6.79E−02 1.2E−02
Thyroid 4.68E−03 6.3E−06
Urinary bladder contents 7.66E−02 3.3E−02
Spleen 4.18E−03 7.0E−06
Red marrow 8.65E−02 1.4E−04
Remainder 2.14E+00 1.0E−01
Parotid gland 4.68E−03 2.5E−03
Submandibular gland 1.75E−03 1.1E−03