VasoPET is:

  • An F-18 labled agent that accumulates in areas of inflammation

VasoPET may be used for the evaluation of:

  • Patients with Acute Coronary Syndrome or risk of stroke
  • Therapy following an acute cardiac event or stroke (e.g., blood thinners, lipid therapy)

VasoPET macrophage

VasoPET Uptake Correlates with Macrophage Content, an Indicator of Inflammation

VasoPET Rabbit

Images of VasoPET in Rabbits

Top Panel: Images of rabbit with experimental atherosclerosis.
Bottom Panel: Images of control healthy rabbit