PET Research Centre

The University of Hull PET Research Centre aims to validate novelĀ  PET radiotracers and enable their translation into the clinic, as well as extend the application of existing PET radiotracers to the management of disease.

Cardiac PET


The heart uses glucose and fatty acids for energy, and this balance changes in disease. PET using 18F-FDG or a range of 18F-labelled fatty acid tracers allows this to be studied in a variety of disease models.

School of Biological, Biomedical and Environmental Sciences