We are conducting a research study to examine a certain set of receptors in the brain, called nicotinic receptors, which are altered in Alzheimer’s disease. Using brain imaging to visualize these receptors, we are examining how much the receptors are reduced, whether they are reduced in particular brain regions, and whether their loss is linked with memory difficulty.
Currently we are recruiting patients with Alzheimer’s disease.
Your involvement in the study consists of 2 study visits, during which you will:
Originally created: 25 Aug 2010 Current author: Tim Ando
Jane & Terry Semel Institute for Neuroscience & Human Behavior
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