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Synaptic vesicle protein 2A as a potential biomarker in synaptopathies

Heurling, Kerstin; Ashton, Nicholas J.; Leuzy, Antoine LU ; Zimmer, Eduardo R.; Blennow, Kaj LU ; Zetterberg, Henrik LU ; Eriksson, Jonas; Lubberink, Mark and Schöll, Michael LU (2019) In Molecular and Cellular Neuroscience 97. p.34-42
Abstract

Measuring synaptic density in vivo using positron emission tomography (PET) imaging-based biomarkers targeting the synaptic vesicle protein 2A (SV2A) has received much attention recently due to its potential research and clinical applications in synaptopathies, including neurodegenerative and psychiatric diseases. Fluid-based biomarkers in proteinopathies have previously been suggested to provide information on pathology and disease status that is complementary to PET-based measures, and the same can be hypothesized with respect to SV2A. This review provides an overview of the current state of SV2A PET imaging as a biomarker of synaptic density, the potential role of fluid-based biomarkers for SV2A, and related future perspectives.

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Biomarkers, Position emission tomography, SV2A, Synaptopathies
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Molecular and Cellular Neuroscience
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97
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34 - 42
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Elsevier
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1044-7431
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10.1016/j.mcn.2019.02.001
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English
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  abstract     = {<p>Measuring synaptic density in vivo using positron emission tomography (PET) imaging-based biomarkers targeting the synaptic vesicle protein 2A (SV2A) has received much attention recently due to its potential research and clinical applications in synaptopathies, including neurodegenerative and psychiatric diseases. Fluid-based biomarkers in proteinopathies have previously been suggested to provide information on pathology and disease status that is complementary to PET-based measures, and the same can be hypothesized with respect to SV2A. This review provides an overview of the current state of SV2A PET imaging as a biomarker of synaptic density, the potential role of fluid-based biomarkers for SV2A, and related future perspectives.</p>},
  author       = {Heurling, Kerstin and Ashton, Nicholas J. and Leuzy, Antoine and Zimmer, Eduardo R. and Blennow, Kaj and Zetterberg, Henrik and Eriksson, Jonas and Lubberink, Mark and Schöll, Michael},
  issn         = {1044-7431},
  keyword      = {Biomarkers,Position emission tomography,SV2A,Synaptopathies},
  language     = {eng},
  pages        = {34--42},
  publisher    = {Elsevier},
  series       = {Molecular and Cellular Neuroscience},
  title        = {Synaptic vesicle protein 2A as a potential biomarker in synaptopathies},
  url          = {http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.mcn.2019.02.001},
  volume       = {97},
  year         = {2019},
}