Leonardo Iaccarino, PhD

Asst. Prof. Res.

My work focuses on the use multi-modal PET and MRI imaging to study the relationships between pathology and neurodegeneration in the Alzheimer's Disease spectrum. Other than that, I am webmaster, event planner, well known for bringing good luck to the Warriors, Meme generator, defending traditional Italian cuisine and much more.

Featured Publications: 

A new perspective for advanced positron emission tomography-based molecular imaging in neurodegenerative proteinopathies.

Alzheimer's & dementia : the journal of the Alzheimer's Association

Perani D, Iaccarino L, Lammertsma AA, Windhorst AD, Edison P, Boellaard R, Hansson O, Nordberg A, Jacobs AH

Predicting long-term clinical stability in amyloid-positive subjects by FDG-PET.

Annals of clinical and translational neurology

Iaccarino L, Sala A, Perani D

An In Vivo 11C-(R)-PK11195 PET and In Vitro Pathology Study of Microglia Activation in Creutzfeldt-Jakob Disease.

Molecular neurobiology

Iaccarino L, Moresco RM, Presotto L, Bugiani O, Iannaccone S, Giaccone G, Tagliavini F, Perani D

The brain metabolic signature of visual hallucinations in dementia with Lewy bodies.

Cortex; a journal devoted to the study of the nervous system and behavior

Iaccarino L, Sala A, Caminiti SP, Santangelo R, Iannaccone S, Magnani G, Perani D

Rates of Amyloid Imaging Positivity in Patients With Primary Progressive Aphasia.

JAMA neurology

Santos-Santos MA, Rabinovici GD, Iaccarino L, Ayakta N, Tammewar G, Lobach I, Henry ML, Hubbard I, Mandelli ML, Spinelli E, Miller ZA, Pressman PS, O'Neil JP, Ghosh P, Lazaris A, Meyer M, Watson C, Yoon SJ, Rosen HJ, Grinberg L, Seeley WW, Miller BL, Jagust WJ, Gorno-Tempini ML

Local and distant relationships between amyloid, tau and neurodegeneration in Alzheimer's Disease.

NeuroImage. Clinical

Iaccarino L, Tammewar G, Ayakta N, Baker SL, Bejanin A, Boxer AL, Gorno-Tempini ML, Janabi M, Kramer JH, Lazaris A, Lockhart SN, Miller BL, Miller ZA, O'Neil JP, Ossenkoppele R, Rosen HJ, Schonhaut DR, Jagust WJ, Rabinovici GD