Stat News reports that companies offering genetic tests for concussion risk are struggling.
The firms said their test will be developed to detect levels of the tau protein that can leak into a person's bloodstream after head trauma or injury.
Researchers examine protein biomarkers for concussion in JAMA Neurology.
NEW YORK (GenomeWeb) – The Translational Genomics Research Institute will use $25,000 in new funding to continue research into football-related concussions.
NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – The Translational Genomics Research Institute and Easton-Bell Sports, through its Riddell brand, are partnering on a study on the molecular underpinnings of concussions.
Biomedical research projects are generating a ton of data that still needs to be analyzed, NPR reports.
Theranos is retiring some of its board members, including Henry Kissinger and George Shultz, Business Insider reports.
The heads of 29 scientific societies and some 2,300 researchers call on President-elect Donald Trump to rely on and support science in two separate letters.
In Science this week: genetically modified flu virus could be key to new live vaccines, and more.