The nuclear medicine and brachytherapy unit
Head of Department : Prof. Isabelle Berry
Secretary : (+33) 05 31 15 61 57
The nuclear medicine and brachytherapy hospitalization unit is a radio-protected sector where patients are isolated for treatment with unsealed radioactive isotopes (vectorized internal radiation therapy) or by the application of sealed sources (brachytherapy).
Distribution of the 18 hospital beds
- 13 for radioactive iodine (I-131) therapy (including 3 day hospitalization beds)
- 5 for brachytherapy
Health Service Manager : Thierry Camberlin
Telephone: (+33) 05 31 15 61 52
Research protocols will be developed to make the site a reference center for the development of new radiopharmaceuticals and new strategies combining ionizing radiation therapies.