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Andrei Vlassenko

Persistent metabolic youth in the aging female brain

Posted on March 4, 2019

Manu S. Goyal, Tyler M. Blazey, Yi Su, Lars E. Couture, Tony J. Durbin, Randall J. Bateman, Tammie L.-S. Benzinger, John C. Morris, Marcus E. Raichle, and Andrei G. Vlassenko. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America, Volume 116, Issue 8, 19 February 2019, Pages 3251-3255 Read More

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Comparison of Pittsburgh compound B and florbetapir in cross-sectional and longitudinal studies

Posted on March 4, 2019

Yi Su, Shaney Flores, […], John C. Morris, Randall J. Bateman and Tammie L.S. Benzinger. Alzheimer’s and Dementia: Diagnosis, Assessment and Disease Monitoring, Volume 11, December 2019, Pages 180-190 Read More

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Women’s brains appear three years younger than men’s

Posted on February 4, 2019

May explain why women more likely to stay mentally sharp in later years Read More

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Vlassenko, Goyal, Raichle awarded 2 grants totalling $3.7 million from National Institute on Aging of the National Institutes of Health (NIH)

Posted on January 2, 2019

From the WashU Newsroom… The National Institute on Aging of the National Institutes of Health (NIH) has awarded two grants, totaling about $3.7 million each, to study the link between sugar breakdown and the aging brain. One study, led by Andrei Vlassenko, MD, PhD, assistant professor of radiology, and Manu Goyal, MD, assistant professor of radiology, both at the School of Medicine, will investigate how the brain uses glucose and oxygen to maintain its health during aging, and how … Read More Read More

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Utility of perfusion PET measures to assess neuronal injury in Alzheimer’s disease

Posted on November 12, 2018

Nelly Joseph-Mathurin, Yi Su, Tyler M. Blazey, Mateusz Jasielec, Andrei Vlassenko, Karl Friedrichsen, Brian A. Gordon, Russ C. Hornbeck, Lisa Cash, Beau M. Ances, Thomas Veale, David M. Cash, Adam M. Brickman, Virginia Buckles, Nigel J. Cairns, Carlos Cruchaga, Alison Goate, Clifford R. Jack, Celeste Karch, William Klunk, Robert A. Koeppe, Daniel S. Marcus, Richard Mayeux, Eric McDade, James M. Noble, John Ringman, Andrew J. Saykin, Paul M. Thompson, Chengjie Xiong, John C. Morris, Randall J. Bateman and Tammie L.S. Benzinger. Alzheimer’s and Dementia: Diagnosis, Assessment and Disease Monitoring, Volume 10, 1 January 2018, Pages 669-677 Read More

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