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You can access this
clinical trial
if you have
Diabetes Mellitus or Alzheimer Dementia
and you are
between 55 and 75
years old
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This is a second phase trial assessing
efficacy and side effects of the new treatment.
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The purpose

The purpose of this project is to study brain imaging of a substance called tau, which is found in brains of persons with Alzheimer's disease, using the Tau binder, 18F-THK-5351, for live imaging of tau in the brain. The main goal of this proposal is to study whether diabetes status (type 2 diabetes [referred to as diabetes] and pre-diabetes, compared with normal glucose tolerance [NGT]), is associated with increased tau accumulation in the brain, one of the culprits of Alzheimer's disease, in a community-based group of middle aged Caribbean-Hispanics with a mean age of 63 years. The investigators propose to conduct tau positron emission tomography (PET) imaging in 30 middle aged Hispanics.

Provided treatments

  • Drug: 18F-THK-5351

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Tris trial is registered with FDA with number: NCT03024944. The sponsor of the trial is Columbia University and it is looking for 0 volunteers for the current phase.
Official trial title:
TAU PET Imaging in Northern Manhattan Study of Metabolism and Mind