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Evaluating Liraglutide (diabetes drug) in Patients with Alzheimer's Disease

A phase II trial evaluating the treatment of the diabetic medication, Liraglutide, as a potential new treatment for patients with mild to moderate Alzheimer’s disease.

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Neuro inflammation and Amyloid Study

Investigating the relationship between inflammation and amyloid in the brains of patients with mild cognitive impairment and Alzheimer’s disease.

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Microglial Activation in Alzheimer’s Disease and Mild Cognitive Impairment

Investigating the relationship between inflammation and amyloid in the brains of patients with mild cognitive impairment and Alzheimer’s disease using a novel tracer.

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Astroglial Activation, β-amyloid Deposition and Neuronal Activity in AD

Investigating the relationship between astroglia and amyloid in the brains of people with Alzheimer’s disease and mild cognitive impairment, and how this affects thinking and memory using a novel astroglial activation imaging marker.

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Surgery and Neuroinflammation

A study looking at the relationship between inflammation in the brain and obesity in patient’s undergoing gastric bypass surgery. This study involves a PET and MRI scan prior to the surgery, and then again 6 months after the surgery.

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Uptake and Kinetics of [18F]ICMT11

Evaluating brain changes seen in some Alzheimer’s disease patients (protein build-up and specific proteins activity in the brain).

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