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- n. Any of several fluoro derivatives of thymidine that have biological activity
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The UW laboratories that are part of the move will include one operated by Dr. John Grierson, who developed the PET agent F-18 fluorothymidine (FLT), which is now distributed nationally through Cardinal Health and is being used in a wide array of clinical trials.
This scan is called FLT PET, after radioactive fluorothymidine.