RADIOACTIVE TRACER

A chemical compound tagged with a radioactive isotope. During normal biological functions, the isotopes travel can be mentored in body tissue.

RADIOACTIVE TRACER: "A radio active tracer makes it easier to monitor how the body metabolizes and uses chemicals."
Cite this page: Nugent, Pam M.S., "RADIOACTIVE TRACER," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 28, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/radioactive-tracer/ (accessed September 22, 2017).
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