Facilitated By

San Antonio Medical Foundation

Imaging dopaminergic grafts in marmoset model of Parkinson's disease

Texas Biomedical Research Institute


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Principal Investigator(s)
Marcel Daadi
Collaborating Institutions
UT Health Sciences Center San Antonio
Funded by
Institute for Integration of Medicine and Science
Research Start Date

The goal of this pilot grant is to graft dopaminergic neurons into marmosets and develop MRI and PET imaging techniques to visualize the grafts and dopaminergic innervation.

Collaborative Project
Basic Research
Disease Modeling
Regenerative Medicine