Nanoparticles Mitigate Chronic Behavior and Neuropathology
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Biomedical Laboratory R&D
April 2019 -
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Increasing numbers of US Veterans are returning from military ventures suffering from blast exposure and traumatic brain injury (TBI). There is a critical need for a greater understanding of the long term and debilitating impairments in cognition, psychological health, and sensorimotor abilities. To further complicate the injury, combat personnel exposed to repeated clast concussions could find themselves with long-term sequelae. The number of these individuals is increasing with the current war...