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Single Traumatic Brain Injury May Prompt Long-Term Neurodegeneration

(Science Daily) Years after a single traumatic brain injury (TBI), survivors still show changes in their brains. In a new study, researchers … suggest that Alzheimer's disease-like neurodegeneration may be initiated or accelerated following a single traumatic brain injury, even in young adults…
[F]uture research to better understand this long-term neurodegenerative process after a single TBI may reveal important targets for treatment with emerging anti-tau and anti-amyloid therapies.
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