Leonardo Iaccarino, PhD

Postdoctoral Fellow
Fields of Interest: 

Vulnerability of multiple large-scale brain networks in dementia with Lewy bodies.

Human brain mapping

Sala A, Caminiti SP, Iaccarino L, Beretta L, Iannaccone S, Magnani G, Padovani A, Ferini-Strambi L, Perani D

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

Tau covariance patterns in Alzheimer's disease patients match intrinsic connectivity networks in the healthy brain.

NeuroImage. Clinical

Ossenkoppele R, Iaccarino L, Schonhaut DR, Brown JA, La Joie R, O'Neil JP, Janabi M, Baker SL, Kramer JH, Gorno-Tempini ML, Miller BL, Rosen HJ, Seeley WW, Jagust WJ, Rabinovici GD

Brain glucose metabolism in Lewy body dementia: implications for diagnostic criteria.

Alzheimer's research & therapy

Caminiti SP, Sala A, Iaccarino L, Beretta L, Pilotto A, Gianolli L, Iannaccone S, Magnani G, Padovani A, Ferini-Strambi L, Perani D

Testing the diagnostic accuracy of [18F]FDG-PET in discriminating spinal- and bulbar-onset amyotrophic lateral sclerosis.

European journal of nuclear medicine and molecular imaging

Sala A, Iaccarino L, Fania P, Vanoli EG, Fallanca F, Pagnini C, Cerami C, Calvo A, Canosa A, Pagani M, Chiò A, Cistaro A, Perani D

Prefrontal Cortical Stimulation in Tourette Disorder: Proof-of-concept Clinical and Neuroimaging Study.

Movement disorders clinical practice

Perani D, Lalli S, Iaccarino L, Alongi P, Gambini O, Franzini A, Albanese A

Low-dose CT for the spatial normalization of PET images: A validation procedure for amyloid-PET semi-quantification.

NeuroImage. Clinical

Presotto L, Iaccarino L, Sala A, Vanoli EG, Muscio C, Nigri A, Bruzzone MG, Tagliavini F, Gianolli L, Perani D, Bettinardi V

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

18F-VC701-PET and MRI in the in vivo neuroinflammation assessment of a mouse model of multiple sclerosis.

Journal of neuroinflammation

Belloli S, Zanotti L, Murtaj V, Mazzon C, Di Grigoli G, Monterisi C, Masiello V, Iaccarino L, Cappelli A, Poliani PL, Politi LS, Moresco RM

PET evaluation of late cerebral effect in advanced radiation therapy techniques for cranial base tumors.

Current radiopharmaceuticals

Alongi P, Iaccarino L, Losa M, Del Vecchio A, Gerevini S, Plebani V, Di Muzio N, Mortini P, Gianolli L, Perani D

An in vivo 11C-PK PET study of microglia activation in Fatal Familial Insomnia.

Annals of clinical and translational neurology

Iaccarino L, Presotto L, Bettinardi V, Gianolli L, Roiter I, Capellari S, Parchi P, Cortelli P, Perani D

The emerging role of PET imaging in dementia.


Iaccarino L, Sala A, Caminiti SP, Perani D

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

Molecular Imaging of Neuroinflammation in Neurodegenerative Dementias: The Role of In Vivo PET Imaging.

International journal of molecular sciences

Cerami C, Iaccarino L, 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

A Cross-Validation of FDG- and Amyloid-PET Biomarkers in Mild Cognitive Impairment for the Risk Prediction to Dementia due to Alzheimer's Disease in a Clinical Setting.

Journal of Alzheimer's disease : JAD

Iaccarino L, Chiotis K, Alongi P, Almkvist O, Wall A, Cerami C, Bettinardi V, Gianolli L, Nordberg A, Perani D

Neuropsychiatric subsyndromes and brain metabolic network dysfunctions in early onset Alzheimer's disease.

Human brain mapping

Ballarini T, Iaccarino L, Magnani G, Ayakta N, Miller BL, Jagust WJ, Gorno-Tempini ML, Rabinovici GD, Perani D

Severe Brain Metabolic Decreases Associated with REM Sleep Behavior Disorder in Dementia with Lewy Bodies.

Journal of Alzheimer's disease : JAD

Iaccarino L, Marelli S, Iannaccone S, Magnani G, Ferini-Strambi L, Perani D

Qualitative patterns at Raven's colored progressive matrices in mild cognitive impairment and Alzheimer's disease.

Aging clinical and experimental research

Ambra FI, Iavarone A, Ronga B, Chieffi S, Carnevale G, Iaccarino L, Cimminella F, Chiavazzo A, Garofalo E

The semantic variant of primary progressive aphasia: clinical and neuroimaging evidence in single subjects.

PloS one

Iaccarino L, Crespi C, Della Rosa PA, Catricalà E, Guidi L, Marcone A, Tagliavini F, Magnani G, Cappa SF, Perani D

Age-related differences in distractor interference on line bisection.

Experimental brain research

Chieffi S, Iavarone A, Iaccarino L, La Marra M, Messina G, De Luca V, Monda M

A survey of FDG- and amyloid-PET imaging in dementia and GRADE analysis.

BioMed research international

Perani D, Daniela P, Schillaci O, Orazio S, Padovani A, Alessandro P, Nobili FM, Mariano NF, Iaccarino L, Leonardo I, Della Rosa PA, Pasquale Anthony DR, Frisoni G, Giovanni F, Caltagirone C, Carlo C

Utilization behavior: what is known and what has to be known?

Behavioural neurology

Iaccarino L, Chieffi S, Iavarone A