All articles by Ville Leinonen

Ville Leinonen

Alzheimer’s: Early Diagnosis in the Frame

Although there is no known treatment for Alzheimers disease, one theory links its development to amyloid beta deposits. Assessing the accumulation of these deposits usually requires a brain biopsy, however, there is a less invasive method using PET scanning, explains Dr Ville Leinonen, University of Kuopio.