Increases in [18F]FDDNP Tied to Future Cognitive Decline

February 27, 2012

Increases in [18F]FDDNP Tied to Future Cognitive Decline

For individuals without dementia, increases in 2-(1-{6-[(2-fluorine 18-labeled fluoroethyl)methylamino]-2-napthyl}ethylidene) malononitrile positron emission tomography binding in brain regions are associated with future cognitive decline, according to a study published in the February issue of the Archives of Neurology.