Department of Energy Awards Cooperative Agreement for the Production of Molybdenum-99 to Fourth U.S. Company
The U.S. Department of Energy issued the following news release:
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- Vital medical isotope is used in over 40,000 medical procedures in the United States each day
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The Department of Energy's National Nuclear Security Administration (DOE/NNSA) has issued its fourth and final cooperative agreement award in Fiscal Year (FY) 2019 to Northwest Medical Isotopes, LLC, located in Corvallis, Oregon, for the production of molybdenum-99 (Mo-99) without the use of highly enr...