AC Immune Obtaining More Fox Foundation Funding to Continue Developing PET Tracers for Diagnosing Parkinson’s

AC Immune Obtaining More Fox Foundation Funding to Continue Developing PET Tracers for Diagnosing Parkinson’s
AC Immune is receiving additional funding from the Michael J. Fox Foundation for Parkinson’s Research to continue developing positron emission tomography (PET) tracers for alpha-synuclein, a protein linked to Parkinson’s disease. The idea behind the project is to use alpha-synuclein as a biomarker of Parkinson’s. The PET tracers will help identify how much of the protein is in the brain, and where. The ... read more
Source: Parkinson’s News TodayPublished on 2017-10-04By Carolina Henriques