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TRACK-TBI NET selected as research network for BARDA-sponsored trial of Abbott TBI Aid-In-Diagnosis Trial

September 22, 2022
BARDA is partnering with Abbott to broaden the company’s current traumatic brain injury (TBI) test that will aid healthcare providers in diagnosing and determining severity of TBI in adults and children.

Blood Tests in Newly Brain-Injured Patients Predict Death, Severe Disability

By Suzanne Leigh on August 11, 2022
Blood tests taken within 24 hours of a traumatic brain injury (TBI) flag which patients are likely to die and which patients are likely to survive with severe disability, according to a study headed by UC San Francisco, the University of Pennsylvania and the University of Michigan. Their results –...

NASEM REPORT | Traumatic Brain Injury: A Roadmap for Accelerating Progress

January 31, 2022
Traumatic Brain Injury: A Roadmap for Accelerating Progress, a new consensus study report from the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine’s Committee on Accelerating Progress in Traumatic Brain Injury Research and Care, examines how progress can be advanced in TBI care and...

Post-Doctoral Fellowship in Traumatic Brain Injury and Concussion Epidemiology at the Penn Injury Science Center

May 12, 2021
The Penn Injury Science Center (PISC) is seeking postdoctoral fellows interested in traumatic brain injury and concussion.

NASEM Virtual Workshop: Accelerating Progress in Traumatic Brain Injury Research and Care

March 12, 2021
Traumatic brain injury (TBI) is an alteration in brain function, or other evidence of brain pathology, caused by an external force.

New Manuscript! Point-of-Care Biomarker Assay for Traumatic Brain Injury

By Kathryn Ryan, Mary Ann Liebert, Inc., publishers on September 16, 2020
New Rochelle, NY, September 16, 2020—Intracranial abnormalities on CT scan in patients with traumatic brain injury (TBI) can be predicted by glial fibrillary acidic protein (GFAP) levels in the blood. These interim findings from the TRACK-TBI study are published in the peer-reviewed Journal of...

TRACK-TBI LONG Launches

May 24, 2019
We are pleased to announce the launch of TRACK-TBI Longitudinal (TRACK-TBI LONG) in May 2019, funded through a competitive grant from the National Football League Scientific Advisory Board. TRACK-TBI LONG will further advance our understanding of TBI’s natural history by extending follow-up of the...

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