Cerveau Technologies Inc. Signs Collaboration Agreement with Janssen for Novel Tau Imaging Agent

BOSTON–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Cerveau Technologies, Inc. today announced a research collaboration agreement with Janssen Pharmaceuticals, Inc. for use of [F-18]MK-6240, an investigational imaging agent to be used in Positron Emission Tomography (PET) scans for assessing the status and progression of neurofibrillary tangles (NFTs) in the brain. NFTs, which are made up of aggregated tau protein, are a hallmark of several neurodegenerative diseases, including Alzheimer’s disease.