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Mayo Clinic to lead new radiotracer trial for detecting pancreatic cancer

February 3, 2023
ROCHESTER, Minn. — In an academic-industrial collaboration, Mayo Clinic is assessing in a clinical trial a new radiotracer in pancreatic cancer imaging. As part of the investigation, the new agent, 68Ga-Fibroblast-Activation-Protein-Inhibitors (FAPI)-46 (68Ga-FAPI-46), will be compared with 18-fluorodeoxyglucose (FDG), which is the current standard-of-care radiotracer, in positron emission tomography (PET) imaging of pancreatic cancer. “The research will focus on pancreatic cancer and evaluate whether this radiotracer does what it’s supposed to do, and whether it…

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