Andrei G Vlassenko MD, PhD

Assistant Professor of Radiology

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Main research focus is aging and neurodegenerative disorders. Specific research interests include evaluating regulation and functional reserve of brain metabolism, blood flow and aerobic glycolysis using positron emission tomography in cognitively normal aging and neurodegenerative disorders; establishing metabolic markers of brain resilience to aging and Alzheimer’s disease; and evaluating the relationship between brain metabolism and various biomarkers of Alzheimer’s disease.