The use of amyloid imaging in clinical praxis: a critical review

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Nordberg, Agneta;
(2015)
  • Publisher: Springer Nature
  • Journal: Clinical and Translational Imaging,volume 3,issue 1,pages7-11 (issn: 2281-5872, eissn: 2281-7565)
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  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.1007/s40336-015-0100-8
  • Subject: Alzheimer’s disease | Amyloid imaging | 11C-Pittsburgh compound B | 18F-florbetapir | Clinical praxis | Mild cognitive impairment | PET
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Recent development in molecular imaging enables measurement of fibrillar amyloid plaque in Alzheimer (AD) brain using positron emission tomography (PET). Three tracers (florbetapir, flutemetamol, florbetaben) have been approved by FDA and EMA for use in clinical assessm... View more
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