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Table 4 Organ residence times of 18F-TFB in healthy participants

From: Safety, pharmacokinetics, metabolism and radiation dosimetry of 18F-tetrafluoroborate (18F-TFB) in healthy human subjects

Organ Residence time males (min) Residence time females (min)
Bone 4.6 ± 1.3 3.1 ± 0.3
Brain 1.2 ± 0.4 1.3 ± 0.2
Breast 2.8 ± 0.9
Gallbladder 0.06 ± 0.03 0.09 ± 0.04
Intestine 5.7 ± 1.9 13 ± 7
Kidney 4.2 ± 1.2 3.9 ± 0.8
Liver 8.3 ± 3.9 10 ± 2
Lung 2.1 ± 0.7 2.4 ± 0.2
Muscle 36 ± 14 26 ± 8
Myocardium 2.1 ± 0.6 1.8 ± 0.3
Pancreas 0.7 ± 0.3 0.58 ± 0.08
Parotid 1.7 ± 1.1 3.3 ± 1.2
Spleen 1.5 ± 0.4 1.6 ± 0.2
Stomach 11 ± 5 24 ± 12
Thyroid 2.0 ± 0.7 2.3 ± 0.9
Bladder 17 ± 2 19 ± 4
  1. Values are mean ± SD (n = 4)
  2. No significant (p < 0.05) differences were observed in organ residence times between genders