Research Study

Positron Emission Tomography (PET) Imaging Study in Relapsing-Remitting and Primary-Progressive Multiple Sclerosis (MS): Correlations With Advanced MRI in MS
Principal Investigator 
Robert Carruthers

Overview

Body Locations and Systems 
Multiple Sclerosis
Diagnosis and Therapy 
Diagnostic Imaging
ClinicalTrials.gov# 
NCT03787446
Status 
Recruiting
Study Start/End 
Feb 7, 2019 to Jan 31, 2020
Locations 
UBC Hospital
Name/Title 
Janice Jong, Clinical Research Coordinator
Phone 
604-827-1892
Email Address 
janice.jong@ubc.ca
Purpose of Study 

The purpose of this study is to see if Positron Emission Tomography (PET) imaging can increase the investigator's understanding of the multiple sclerosis (MS) disease processes and add to an understanding of MS, particularly when combined with advanced MRI techniques such as myelin water imaging.

Eligibility 

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Disclaimer 

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