18F-FPEB PET/CT Shows mGluR5 Upregulation in Parkinson's Disease Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Amyloidosis
  • Brain
  • Cognition Disorders
  • Diabetes Mellitus, Type 2

abstract

  • mGluR5 seems upregulated in strategic dopaminergic brain regions adversely affected by PD. The findings seem to confirm that DaT tracers are better discriminatory biomarkers for diagnosing PD; however, mGluR5 tracers might deserve further exploration as potential biomarkers of response in clinical trials.

publication date

  • January 2018

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1111/jon.12563

PubMed ID

  • 30230118

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