Although the studied functionalized F-18-NLs were not suitable for PET imaging as such, the synthesis techniques introduced in this study can be utilized to modify the biological behavior of F-18-labeled NLs. (C) 2016 Elsevier B.V. All rights reserved.
- Alzheimer's disease
- beta-amyloid plaques
- Functionalized nanoliposomes
- Nucleophilic 18F-fluorination
- Positron emission tomography (PET)