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May 9, 2012

Amyloid Imaging: The Next Frontier in Alzheimer’s Care

Diagnostic Imaging

With the FDA approval last month of the radioactive diagnostic agent florbetapir, the industry continued the trend toward improved identification of beta-amyloid, the brain plaque associated with Alzheimer’s disease. Questions still exist about how best to use these tracers, but industry experts view these developments as significant positives for patient care.

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