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Iodine-131 (131I), also called radioiodine (though many other radioactive isotopes of this element are known), is an important radioisotope of iodine. It has a radioactive decay half life of about eight days. Its uses are mostly medical and pharmaceutical.
New discoveries in treatment for patients with non-Hodgkin's lymphoma

New discoveries in treatment for patients with non-Hodgkin's lymphoma

Exposure to radioactive iodines in childhood is associated with an increased risk of thyroid cancer

Exposure to radioactive iodines in childhood is associated with an increased risk of thyroid cancer

Researchers study radiation blockers while conducting nuclear imaging of Iodine uptake in mouse tissues

Researchers study radiation blockers while conducting nuclear imaging of Iodine uptake in mouse tissues

GlaxoSmithKline acquires full marketing and development rights for BEXXAR worldwide

GlaxoSmithKline acquires full marketing and development rights for BEXXAR worldwide

Risk of thyroid cancer rises with increasing radiation dose

Risk of thyroid cancer rises with increasing radiation dose

Genetically engineered thyroid stimulating hormone destroys tissue that often remains after thyroidectomy

Genetically engineered thyroid stimulating hormone destroys tissue that often remains after thyroidectomy