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Dreaded Anticipation: ALS Strikes Earlier in Successive Generations

RESEARCH NEWS 2017-02-17 Research News While each new generation hopes to live better than the last, the reality may be different in families stricken with hexanucleotide repeat expansions in the C9ORF72 gene—the most common genetic cause of amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS) ...

Ann McKee on Do 'Headers' Rack Up Brain Damage in Soccer Players?

COMMENT This is an important clinicopathological case study involving a small cohort of demented subjects who were exposed to repetitive head impacts (RHI) through soccer participation for a prolonged period of time (average 26 years). The report greatly enhances ...

Do 'Headers' Rack Up Brain Damage in Soccer Players?

RESEARCH NEWS 2017-02-17 Research News NFL retirees may not be the only footballers at risk for chronic traumatic encephalopathy. Heading the ball may put players of the world’s most popular sport, soccer, at risk for the neurodegenerative condition as well, according to two ...

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