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The role of the ‘glymphatic’ system

As a further look at CSF, this research by the University of Rochester Medical Centre has revolutionised our understanding of CSF and the clearance of the brain’s metabolic waste products.

RESEARCH: Evaluating glymphatic pathway function utilizing clinically relevant intrathecal infusion of CSF tracer.
PDF: Brain-wide pathway for waste clearance captured by contrast-enhanced MRI.
PDF: A Paravascular Pathway Facilitates CSF Flow Through the Brain Parenchyma and the Clearance of Interstitial Solutes, Including Amyloid β.