Positron emission tomography imaging in multiple sclerosis–current status and future applications

@article{Kiferle2011PositronET,
  title={Positron emission tomography imaging in multiple sclerosis–current status and future applications},
  author={L. Kiferle and M. Politis and P. Muraro and P. Piccini},
  journal={European Journal of Neurology},
  year={2011},
  volume={18}
}
  • L. Kiferle, M. Politis, +1 author P. Piccini
  • Published 2011
  • Medicine
  • European Journal of Neurology
  • Background:  Multiple Sclerosis (MS) is traditionally considered as a central nervous system (CNS) white matter inflammatory disease. However, recent studies have focused on the neurodegenerative aspects of the disease, which occur early in the pathological process, providing an opportunity for therapeutic intervention and application of neuroprotective strategies. The relationship between neural inflammation and cell death remains controversial. The recent development of new radiolabelled… CONTINUE READING
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