Four ex-NFL players unite to launch largest ever CTE study

Four former players have joined the largest study to date into the football-linked brain disease CTE that could lead to a test for athletes during their lifetime. The program, launched today, is the passion project of another former player Jim Joyce, who played for the Denver Broncos before founding biotech firm Exosome Sciences to investigate the diseases that afflict thousands of players in later life. In a world-first, researchers will monitor the biggest ever cohort of living current and former players – around 200 – for years to identify biomarkers associated with chronic traumatic encephalopathy (CTE), 식물 엑소즘 the disease linked to hard head-hits which causes dementia, aggression and suicidal ...