Boston University’s Chronic Traumatic Encephalopathy (CTE) Center conducts high-impact, innovative research on chronic traumatic encephalopathy and other long-term consequences of repetitive brain trauma in athletes, military personnel, and first responders. The mission of the CTE Center is to conduct state-of-the-art research on CTE, including its neuropathology and pathogenesis, clinical presentation, genetics and other risk factors, biomarkers, methods of detection during life, and methods of prevention and treatment.
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In a new documentary by Sydney Scotia, the under-researched and underreported issue of traumatic brain injury in victims of domestic Read more
Foundation helps scientists study brains of young athletes
ABC Action News | Bruce Parkman has a lot of tattoos to remind him of his son, Mac. This is Read more
An N.F.L. Doctor Wants to Know Why Some Players Get C.T.E. and Others Don’t
The New York Times | Joseph Maroon, a neurosurgeon, began working for the Pittsburgh Steelers as a consulting doctor starting Read more