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The mission of the Veterans Research and Education Foundation of St. Louis is to improve the health and well-being of Veterans through research and education conducted within the VA St. Louis Health Care System.

PET-MR Imaging of Natriuretic Peptide Receptor C (NPR-C) in Carotid Atherosclerosis with 64Cu-25%-

The main objective of CANF-Comb is to demonstrate feasibility of imaging CANF-Comb uptake in the atherosclerosis of the carotid artery of patients for whom carotid artery endarterectomy surgery is planned in comparison to the carotid artery for which intervention is not planned.

PI: Dr. Mohamed Zayed

Study Coordinator: Molly Mohrman

This study is currently enrolling. To learn more about CANF-Comb and how you can join contact our research office at (314) 289-7690.