New Radioactive Tracer Lights Up Brain’s Connections to Study Disorders

Various brain disorders change the physical nature of┬ásynapses in the brain, but this fact has been useless in clinical practice because evaluating┬áthese changes could only be done once the patient passes away. Now researchers at Yale University have developed a technique, published on in journal Science Translational Medicine, that relies on PET (positron emission tomography) … Continue reading New Radioactive Tracer Lights Up Brain’s Connections to Study Disorders