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.
Category: Nuclear Medicine
In experiments in mice, Johns Hopkins researchers say they have developed a technique that facilitates the precise placement of cancer drugs at their intended targets in the brain.Read More
A 12-year retrospective clinical study of patients who received peptide receptor radionuclide therapy (PRRT) for malignant neuroendocrine tumors demonstrates the long-term effectiveness of this treatment, which also allows patients to maintain a high quality of life.Read More
Case studies from the first total-body PET/CT scanner have revealed multiple benefits of the imaging technology, providing a solid groundwork upon which to build its clinical utility.Read More
A new study from Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis finds that women’s brains appear to be about three years younger than men of the same chronological age, metabolically speaking.Read More
Physicians may soon have a new way to measure the efficacy or failure of hormone therapy for...Read More