At Exosome Sciences, we are working in collaboration with our majority shareholder, Aethlon Medical (Nasdaq:AEMD), to discover exosome-based biomarkers to diagnose and monitor Alzheimer's disease (AD), Chronic Traumatic Encephalopathy (CTE) and other neurological disorders. Our TauSome™ biomarker (also referred to as exosomal tau) is being studied as the basis for a blood-based test to identify CTE through the DETECT Study being conducted by the Boston University CTE Center.
At present, CTE can only be definitively diagnosed through post-mortem examination of brain tissue.
TauSome™ detection and the use of a TauSome™ biomarker to identify and monitor CTE and other neurological disorders are protected
by multiple patent applications.
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Our TauSome™ biomarker is being studied as the basis for a blood-based test to identify CTE through the DETECT (Diagnosing and Evaluating Traumatic Encephalopathy Using Clinical Tests) study being conducted by....
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Chronic Traumatic Encephalopathy (CTE) is a disease of the brain found in athletes, military veterans, and others with a history of repetitive head impacts. This type of trauma can trigger...
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Not long ago, CTE was considered an obscure and not well-defined disease. A pivotal moment that propelled CTE into the spotlight occurred when researchers at the Boston University (BU) CTE Center conducted a press conference during the week of Super Bowl XLIII in 2009.
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