ABK Biomedical is a unique Y90 microspheres and bland embolic microspheres company. Our proprietary Eye90 microspheres® and Easi-Vue™ microspheres are produced at our Halifax, Nova Scotia manufacturing facility.
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ABK Hot Cell at MURR
In February 2019, ABK Biomedical announced a new multi-year strategic partnership with the University of Missouri Research Reactor Center (MURR®).Operating at 10-megawatts, MURR is the most powerful university research reactor in the United States.
Eye90 microspheres® in development are produced in our state of the art hot cell at MURR as part of the product development process.
The customized hot cell provides protection from dangerous radioactive isotopes, enabling a safe production and processing environment.
Potential Benefits of Radiopaque Microspheres
Bob Abraham, MD, CMO at ABK Biomedical was recently interviewed by Interventional News at The SPECTRUM Conference. Dr Abraham discussed the potential of ABK Biomedical’s radiopaque microspheres to map absorbed radiation dose.
Click the link on the left for Dr Abraham’s perspective on this exciting advance in microsphere technology.
Radiopaque Microspheres for Bland Embolization
Radiopaque Microspheres Presentation
Bob Abraham, MD, CMO at ABK Medical regularly presents the latest advances in radioembolization at major international meetings including presentations at the SIR and GEST Annual Meetings in 2019.
*GEST 2019 reflecting updated datapoints February 2020.
Biomedical Physics & Engineering Express – August 2019
ABK Biomedical and collaborators from Dalhousie University and MD Anderson Cancer Center in Houston recently published a paper entitled Quantification of the inherent radiopacity of glass microspheres for precision dosimetry in yttrium-90 radioembolization.
Click the link on the left to view and download the abstract for this peer reviewed publication
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