With a Hollywood film and major lawsuits concussion is firmly in the public consciousness but what are we doing about it?
Analysis of PET scans has helped to identify a potential explanation for the association between traumatic brain injury and dementia later in life.
Researchers reported a confirmed case of CTE in a man who experienced concussion while playing football.
This research article from Epigenomics evaluates the role of HSD11B2 and NR3C1 mehtylation in neurobehavioral profiles in preterm infants.
Researchers have highlighted the protein, SNTF, as a potential biomarker of long-term damage in individuals with mild traumatic brain injury, providing an opportunity for predicting cognitive decline.
This article discusses NINDS (National Institue of Neurological Disorders and Stroke) current focuses for concussion research.
Findings from a recent study suggest that young girls who suffer a concussive hit to the head during their childhood are more likely to exhibit alcohol dependency later on in life.
Posters presented at Neuroscience 2015 examine long-term consequences and differences between gender and age groups.