Articles By Year

2021

Accelerator-based BNCT for patients with recurrent glioblastoma: a multicenter phase II study

Authors:   Shinji Kawabata,Minoru Suzuki,Katsumi Hirose,Hiroki Tanaka,Takahiro Kato,Hiromi Goto,Yoshitaka Narita,Shin-Ichi Miyatake, Journal: Neuro-Oncology…

Boron Neutron Capture Therapy Study of 10B Enriched Nanostructured Boron Carbide Against Cervical Cancer and Glioblastoma Cell Line

Authors:   Manjot Kaur,Paviter Singh,Ramovatar Meena,Fumiko Nakagawa,Minoru Suzuki,Hiroyuki Nakamura,Akshay Kumar, Journal: Journal of…

Reactor-based boron neutron capture therapy for 44 cases of recurrent and refractory high-grade meningiomas with long-term follow-up

Authors:   Satoshi Takai,Masahiko Wanibuchi,Shinji Kawabata,Koji Takeuchi,Yoshinori Sakurai,Minoru Suzuki,Koji Ono,Shin-Ichi Miyatake, Journal: Neuro-Oncology…

2020

A 50 kW Liquid-Lithium Target for BNCT and Material-Science Applications

Authors:   Michael Paul, Ido Silverman, Shlomi Halfon, Semion Sukoriansky, Boris Mikhailovich, Tala…

A simple approximation for the evaluation of the photon iso-effective dose in Boron Neutron Capture Therapy based on dose-independent weighting factors

Authors:   María Pedrosa-Rivera,Javier Praena,Ignacio Porras,María Ruiz-Magaña,Carmen Ruiz-Ruiz, Journal: Applied Radiation and Isotopes…

2019

Charged particle spectrometry to measure 10 B concentration in bone

Authors:   L. Provenzano,S. Bortolussi,S.J. González,I. Postuma,N. Protti,A. Portu,M.S. Olivera,L.M. Rodriguez,D. Fregenal,S. Altieri,…

Development of an Accelerator-Based Epithermal Neutron Source for Boron Neutron Capture Therapy

Authors:   S. Yu. Taskaev Journal: Physics of Particles and Nuclei https://doi.org/10.1134/S1063779619050228 Abstract:…

Different oral cancer scenarios to personalize targeted therapy: Boron Neutron Capture Therapy translational studies

Authors:   Andrea Hughes,Jessica Goldfinger,Iara Cruz,Emiliano Pozzi,Silvia Thorp,Paula Curotto,Marcela Garabalino,María Itoiz,Mónica Palmieri,Paula Ramos,Elisa…

2018

Beam shaping assembly study for BNCT facility based on a 2.5 MeV proton accelerator on Li target

Authors:   Fantidis J.G. Journal: Journal of Theoretical and Applied Physics https://doi.org/10.1007/s40094-018-0312-1 Abstract:…

Evaporation process in histological tissue sections for neutron autoradiography

Authors:   N.M. Espector,A. Portu,G.A. Cruz,G. Martin, Journal: Radiation and Environmental Biophysics https://doi.org/10.1007/s00411-018-0735-8…

Extending neutron autoradiography technique for boron concentration measurements in hard tissues

Authors:   L. Provenzano,M.S. Olivera,G. Martin,L.M. Rodríguez,D. Fregenal,S.I. Thorp,E.C.C. Pozzi,P. Curotto,I. Postuma,S. Altieri,S.J.…

2017

Abscopal effect of boron neutron capture therapy (BNCT): proof of principle in an experimental model of colon cancer

Authors:   Verónica Trivillin,Emiliano Pozzi,Lucas Colombo,Silvia Thorp,Marcela Garabalino,Andrea Hughes,Sara González,Rubén Farías,Paula Curotto,Gustavo Cruz,Daniel…

An accelerator-based Boron Neutron Capture Therapy (BNCT) facility based on the 7Li(p,n)7Be

Authors:   Musacchio González E., Martín Hernández G. Journal: Nuclear Instruments and Methods…

Boron neutron capture therapy (BNCT) translational studies in the hamster cheek pouch model of oral cancer at the new “B2” configuration of the RA-6 nuclear reactor

Authors:   Andrea Hughes,Juan Longhino,Esteban Boggio,Vanina Medina,Diego Lamas,Marcela Garabalino,Elisa Heber,Emiliano Pozzi,María Itoiz,Romina Aromando,David…

Dose effect of the 33S(n,α) 30Si reaction in BNCT using the new n_TOF-CERN data

Authors:   M Sabaté-Gilarte,J Praena,I Porras,J Quesada,The n_TOF Collaboration, Journal: Radiation Protection Dosimetry…

2016

Boron Neutron Capture Therapy – A Literature Review

Authors:   Kavitaa Nedunchezhian, Nalini Aswath, Manigandan Thiruppathy, Sarumathi Thirugnanamurthy Journal: Journal of…

Experimental set up for the irradiation of biological samples and nuclear track detectors with UV C

Authors:   A.M. Portu,A.E. Rossini,M.A. Gadan,O.A. Bernaola,S.I. Thorp,P. Curotto,E.C.C. Pozzi,R.L. Cabrini,G.S. Martin, Journal:…

Measurement of the 33S(n,α) cross-section at n_TOF(CERN): Applications to BNCT

Authors:   Marta Sabaté-Gilarte,Javier Praena,Ignacio Porras,José Quesada,Pierfrancesco Mastinu, Journal: Reports of Practical Oncology…

Present status of Accelerator-Based BNCT

Authors:   Kreiner A.J., Berqueiro J., Cartelli D., Baldo M., Castell W., Gomez…

2015

A feasibility design study on a neutron spectrometer for BNCT with liquid moderator

Authors:   S. Tamaki,F. Sato,I. Murata, Journal: Applied Radiation and Isotopes https://doi.org/10.1016/j.apradiso.2015.08.010 Abstract:…

A new concept of a vacuum insulation tandem accelerator

Authors:   Sorokin I., Taskaev S. Journal: Applied Radiation and Isotopes https://doi.org/10.1016/j.apradiso.2015.06.015 Abstract:…

A study of gamma-ray and neutron radiation in the interaction of a 2MeV proton beam with various materials

Authors:   D. Kasatov,A. Makarov,I. Shchudlo,S. Taskaev, Journal: Applied Radiation and Isotopes https://doi.org/10.1016/j.apradiso.2015.08.011…

A study on the optimum fast neutron flux for Boron Neutron Capture Therapy of deep-seated tumors

Authors:   Rasouli F.S., Masoudi S.F. Journal: Applied Radiation and Isotopes https://doi.org/10.1016/j.apradiso.2014.11.016 Abstract:…

2014

10B-NMR determination of 10B-BPA, 10B-BPA–fructose complex and total 10B in blood for BNCT

Authors:   K. Yoshino,T. Yabe,T. Hattori,K. Saito,A. Ishikawa,H. Ohki, Journal: Applied Radiation and…

33S as a cooperative capturer for BNCT

Authors:   J. Praena,M. Sabaté-Gilarte,I. Porras,P.L. Esquinas,J.M. Quesada,P. Mastinu, Journal: Applied Radiation and…

33S for Neutron Capture Therapy: Nuclear Data for Monte Carlo Calculations

Authors:   I. Porras,M. Sabaté-Gilarte,J. Praena,J.M. Quesada,P.L. Esquinas, Journal: Nuclear Data Sheets https://doi.org/10.1016/j.nds.2014.07.058…

9Be(d,n)10B-based neutron sources for BNCT

Authors:   M.E. Capoulat,M.S. Herrera,D.M. Minsky,S.J. González,A.J. Kreiner, Journal: Applied Radiation and Isotopes…

A prospective study to assess the performance of the improved Boron Neutron Capture Therapy Facility in Argentina

Authors:   Lucas Provenzano,Rubén Farías,Juan Longhino,Esteban Boggio,María Herrera,Natanael Moijsecsiuck,Carlos Fernández,Gustavo {Santa Cruz},Sara González,…

A TPD and AR based comparison of accelerator neutron irradiation fields between 7Li and W targets for BNCT

Authors:   Kenichi Tanaka,Satoru Endo,Shunsuke Yonai,Mamoru Baba,Masaharu Hoshi, Journal: Applied Radiation and Isotopes…

2013

Biodistribution of sodium borocaptate (BSH) for boron neutron capture therapy (BNCT) in an oral cancer model

Authors:   Marcela Garabalino,Elisa Heber,Andrea Hughes,Sara González,Ana Molinari,Emiliano Pozzi,Susana Nievas,Maria Itoiz,Romina Aromando,David Nigg,William…

Boron neutron capture therapy (BNCT) for liver metastasis in an experimental model: Dose-response at five-week follow-up based on retrospective dose assessment in individual rats

Authors:   Emiliano Pozzi,Verónica Trivillin,Lucas Colombo,Andrea Hughes,Silvia Thorp,Jorge Cardoso,Marcela Garabalino,Ana Molinari,Elisa Heber,Paula Curotto,Marcelo…

Boron neutron capture therapy for oral precancer: Proof of principle in an experimental animal model

Authors:   A. Hughes,Ecc Pozzi,S. Thorp,M. Garabalino,R. Farías,S. González,E. Heber,M. Itoiz,R. Aromando,A. Molinari,M.…

2012

Boron neutron capture therapy (BNCT) for liver metastasis: Therapeutic efficacy in an experimental model

Authors:   Emiliano Pozzi,Jorge Cardoso,Lucas Colombo,Silvia Thorp,Andrea Hughes,Ana Molinari,Marcela Garabalino,Elisa Heber,Marcelo Miller,Maria Itoiz,Romina…

Tumor blood vessel “normalization” improves the therapeutic efficacy of boron neutron capture therapy (BNCT) in experimental oral cancer

Authors:   Ana Molinari,Emiliano Pozzi,Andrea Hughes,Elisa Heber,Marcela Garabalino,Silvia Thorp,Marcelo Miller,Maria Itoiz,Romina Aromando,David Nigg,Vernica…

2011

“Sequential” boron neutron capture therapy (BNCT): A novel approach to BNCT for the treatment of oral cancer in the hamster cheek pouch model

Authors:   Ana Molinari,Emiliano Pozzi,Andrea Hughes,Elisa Heber,Marcela Garabalino,Silvia Thorp,Marcelo Miller,Maria Itoiz,Romina Aromando,David Nigg,Jorge…

10B concentration evaluation in autoradiography images by optical density measurements

Authors:   A. Portu,G. Saint Martin,D. Brandizzi,O.A. Bernaola,R.L. Cabrini, Journal: Applied Radiation and…

2010

Early effect of boron neutron capture therapy mediated by boronophenylalanine (BPA-BNCT) on mast cells in premalignant tissue and tumors of the hamster cheek pouch

Authors:   Romina Aromando,Verónica Trivillin,Elisa Heber,Emiliano Pozzi,Amanda Schwint,María Itoiz, Journal: Oral Oncology https://doi.org/10.1016/j.oraloncology.2010.02.007…

2009

Boron biodistribution study in colorectal liver metastases patients in Argentina

Authors:   J. Cardoso,S. Nievas,M. Pereira,A. Schwint,V. Trivillin,E. Pozzi,E. Heber,A. Hughes,P. Sanchez,E. Bumaschny,M.…

2008

Enhancement of neutron radiation dose by the addition of sulphur-33 atoms

Authors:   I Porras, Journal: Physics in Medicine and Biology https://doi.org/10.1088/0031-9155/53/7/L01 Abstract: The…

Localized amyloidosis and Alzheimer’s disease: The rationale for weekly long-term low dose amyloid-based fractionated radiotherapy

Authors:   Bistolfi F. Journal: Neuroradiology Journal https://doi.org/10.1177/197140090802100513 Abstract: Amyloidosis, a plasma cell…

2006

Homogeneous boron targeting of heterogeneous tumors for boron neutron capture therapy (BNCT): Chemical analyses in the hamster cheek pouch oral cancer model

Authors:   Elisa Heber,Verónica Trivillin,David Nigg,Maria Itoiz,Beatriz Gonzalez,Raúl Rebagliati,Daniel Batistoni,Erica Kreimann,Amanda Schwint, Journal:…

Neutron producing target for accelerator based neutron capture therapy

Authors:   Bayanov B., Belov V., Taskaev S. Journal: Journal of Physics https://doi.org/10.1088/1742-6596/41/1/051…

2004

Optimization of an accelerator-based epithermal neutron source for neutron capture therapy

Authors:   Kononov O.E., Kononov V.N., Bokhovko M.V., Korobeynikov V.V., Soloviev A.N., Sysoev…

2001

Accelerators for cancer therapy

Authors:   Lennox A.J. Journal: Radiation Physics and Chemistry https://doi.org/10.1016/S0969-806X(01)00244-4 Abstract: The vast…

2000

On the optimal energy of epithermal neutron beams for BNCT

Authors:   Bisceglie E., Colangelo P., Colonna N., Santorelli P., Variale V. Journal:…

What is the best proton energy for accelerator?based BNCT using the 7Li(p,n)7Be reaction?

Authors:   Allen D.A., Beynon T.D. Journal: Medical Physics https://doi.org/10.1118/1.598976 Abstract: With a…

1990-1999

A Comparative Review of the Pharrnacokinetics of Boric Acid in Rodents and Humans

Authors:   J.F. Murray, Journal: Biological Trace Element Research https://doi.org/10.1007/bf02783146 Abstract: The pharmacokinetics…

A History of Boron Neutron Capture Therapy of Brain Tumours

Authors:   Daniel N. Slatkin, Journal: Brain https://doi.org/10.1093/brain/114.4.1609 Abstract: Boron neutron capture therapy…

Boron neutron capture therapy (BNCT) for high-grade gliomas of the brain: A cautionary note

Authors:   George Laramore,Alexander Spence, Journal: International Journal of Radiation Oncology Biology Physics…

Boron neutron capture therapy: A mechanism for achieving a concomitant tumor boost in fast neutron radiotherapy

Authors:   George Laramore,Peter Wootton,John Livesey,Donald Wilbur,Rudi Risler,Mark Phillips,Jon Jacky,Thomas Buchholz,Thomas Griffin,Stanley Brossard,…

Dedication to Sweet and Hatanaka

Authors:   Rolf F. Barth, Albert H. Soloway Journal: International Journal of Radiation…

1980-1989
1970-1979

Neuropathologic study of fourteen cases of malignant brain tumour treated by boron-10 slow neutron capture radiation

Authors:   AK Asbury,RG Ojeman,SL Nielsen,W. Sweet, Journal: Neuropathol Exp Neurol https://doi.org/10.1097/00005072-197204000-00005 Abstract:

The effect of increasing exposures of the 10-B(n,alpha)7-Li reaction on the skin of man

Authors:   J. Archambeau, Journal: Radiology https://doi.org/10.1148/10.1148/94.1.179 Abstract:

1960-1969

Boron-Slow Neutron Capture Therapy of Gliomas

Authors:   W. Sweet,A. Soloway,G. Brownell, Journal: Acta Radiologica: Therapy, Physics, Biology https://doi.org/10.3109/02841866309135070…

Chemistry of Boranes. VIII.l Salts and Acids of B10,H10-2 and B12H12-2

Authors:   E.L. Muetterties,J.H. Balthis,Y.T. Chia,W.H. Knoth,H.C. Miller, Journal: Inorganic Chemistry https://doi.org/10.1021/ic50013a030 Abstract:

Effect of Thermal Neutrons on Central Nervous System. Apparent Tolerance of Central Nervous System Structures in Man

Authors:   L. Farr,W. Calvo,W. Haymaker,S. Lippincot,Y.L. Yamamoto,E.E. Stickley, Journal: Archives of Neurology…

Evaluation of boron compounds for use in neutron capture therapy of brain tumors. I. Animal investigations.

Authors:   William Sweet,Albert Soloway,R. Wright, Journal: Journal of Pharmacology and Experimental Therapeutics…

Evaluation of boron compounds for use in neutron capture therapy of brain tumors. II. Studies in man.

Authors:   William Sweet,Albert Soloway,R. Wright, Journal: Journal of Pharmacology and Experimental Therapeutics…

Evaluation of two boron-containing drugs for use in the proposed neutron-capture irradiation of gliomas

Authors:   Albert Soloway,D.S. Gordon, Journal: Journal of Neutropathology and Experimental Neurology https://doi.org/10.1097/00005072-196007000-00008…

1950-1959

Correlation of Drug Penetration of Brain and Chemical Structure

Authors:   A.H. Soloway, Journal: Science https://doi.org/10.1126/science.128.3338.1572-a Abstract:

Pathological study of eight patients with glioblastoma multiforme treated by neutron capture therapy using boron 10

Authors:   John Godwin,Lee Farr,William Sweet,James Robertson, Journal: Cancer https://doi.org/10.1002/1097-0142(1955)8:3%3C601::aid-cncr2820080326%3E3.0.co;2-r Abstract:

The possible use of neutron-capturing isotopes such as boron 10 in the treatment of neoplasms. I. Intracranial tumors

Authors:   W. Sweet,M. Javid, Journal: Journal of Neutrosurgery https://doi.org/10.3171/jns.1952.9.2.0200 Abstract:

1940-1949

Physical and Biological Considerations in the Use of Slow Neutrons for Cancer Therapy

Authors:   Paul Zahl,Franklin Cooper, Journal: Radiology https://doi.org/10.1148/37.6.673 Abstract: