Benzinger Lab

The Benzinger Lab uses novel positron emission tomography (PET) and magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) images to investigate biomarkers in aging and very early neurodegenerative diseases.

Our People

The lab, led by Tammie Benzinger, MD, PhD, is focused on developing PET and MRI methods for the study of diseases of the central nervous system.


The Benzinger Lab has a number of ongoing projects that are recruiting at any given time. Find out more about what we’re working on at the moment.

Lab Resources

The Benzinger Lab’s resources include training, data sharing and information about PET and MRI safety.

Lab Life

Collaborative scientific discussions, grant writing review sessions and journal club are just a few of the invaluable opportunities you’ll find here.