Molecular Psychiatry showed that the PET tracer C-11 BU99008 may be used to identify brain activity involved in the formation of amyloid plaque. "We believe that 11C-BU99008 is a potential new tracer for assessment of the trajectory of in vivo astrocyte reactivity with Alzheimer's and other late-life neurodegenerative diseases," researchers said."/> Molecular Psychiatry showed that the PET tracer C-11 BU99008 may be used to identify brain activity involved in the formation of amyloid plaque. "We believe that 11C-BU99008 is a potential new tracer for assessment of the trajectory of in vivo astrocyte reactivity with Alzheimer's and other late-life neurodegenerative diseases," researchers said."/> PET tracer may aid amyloid plaque research

PET tracer may aid amyloid plaque research

2021-07-23

A study published in Molecular Psychiatry showed that the PET tracer C-11 BU99008 may be used to identify brain activity involved in the formation of amyloid plaque. "We believe that 11C-BU99008 is a potential new tracer for assessment of the trajectory of in vivo astrocyte reactivity with Alzheimer's and other late-life neurodegenerative diseases," researchers said.

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