New method maps the dopamine system in Parkinson’s patients

New method maps the dopamine system in Parkinson’s patients
With the aid of a PET camera, researchers have developed a new method for investigating the dopamine system in the brains of patients suffering from Parkinson’s disease. The method measures levels of a protein called dopamine transporter and could lead to improved diagnosis of Parkinson’s disease and the development of new treatments. ... read more
Source: Science DailyPublished on 2018-02-13