About the Authors

Yanyan Guo

Affiliation Center for Advanced Medical Imaging Sciences, Massachusetts General Hospital, Charlestown, Massachusetts, United States of America

Hushan Yuan

Affiliation Center for Advanced Medical Imaging Sciences, Massachusetts General Hospital, Charlestown, Massachusetts, United States of America

Natalie M. Claudio

Affiliation Center for Immunology and Inflammatory Diseases, Massachusetts General Hospital, Charlestown, Massachusetts, United States of America

Sreekanth Kura

Affiliation Martinos Center for Biomedical Imaging, Massachusetts General Hospital, Charlestown, Massachusetts, United States of America

Naomi Shakerdge

Affiliation Alzheimer Research Unit, Department of Neurology, Massachusetts General Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Charlestown, Massachusetts, United States of America

Thorsten R. Mempel

Affiliation Center for Immunology and Inflammatory Diseases, Massachusetts General Hospital, Charlestown, Massachusetts, United States of America

Brian J. Bacskai

Affiliation Alzheimer Research Unit, Department of Neurology, Massachusetts General Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Charlestown, Massachusetts, United States of America

Lee Josephson

ljosephson@mgh.harvard.edu

Affiliations Center for Advanced Medical Imaging Sciences, Massachusetts General Hospital, Charlestown, Massachusetts, United States of America, Martinos Center for Biomedical Imaging, Massachusetts General Hospital, Charlestown, Massachusetts, United States of America

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: LJ YG TRM BB. Performed the experiments: YG HY NS SK NMC. Analyzed the data: LJ YG BB TRM. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: HY. Wrote the paper: LJ YG.