[11C]carfentanil PET imaging for studying the peripheral opioid system in vivo: effect of photoperiod on mu-opioid receptor availability in brown adipose tissue

LH Sun, R Aarnio, EA Herre, S Karna, S Palani, H Virtanen, H Liljenback, J Virta, A Honkaniemi, V Oikonen, CL Han, S Laurila, M Bucci, S Helin, E Yatkin, L Nummenmaa, P Nuutila, J Tang, A Roivainen

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Original languageEnglish
Number of pages9
JournalEuropean Journal of Nuclear Medicine and Molecular Imaging
Publication statusPublished - 27 Sept 2022
MoE publication typeA1 Journal article-refereed


  • Brown adipose tissue
  • Carfentanil
  • Mu-opioid receptor
  • Photoperiod
  • Positron emission tomography

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