A new tau PET radiotracer, 18F-SNFT-1, has been found to be more effective than existing tau PET radiotracers in identifying Alzheimer’s disease in its earliest stages.
Tag: Alzheimer’s disease
Scientists at the Massachusetts General Hospital have developed a molecular imaging probe to reveal Alzheimer’s disease-related γ-secretase in rodents and macaques with translational potentials in humans.Read More
Researchers using MRI have found that iron accumulation in the outer layer of the brain is associated with cognitive deterioration in people with Alzheimer’s disease, according to a new study.Read More
A new imaging device capable of measuring both the thickness and texture of the retina could be used to detect a biomarker of Alzheimer’s disease.Read More
The approval marks a significant advance toward a more definitive assessment of Alzheimer’s based on brain imaging.Read More
PET scans done as part of the A4 study showed elevated amyloid burden and subtle cognitive deficits in adults who were asymptomatic for Alzheimer’s disease.Read More