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Technology Feature | Biomarkers on the brain: Putting biomarkers together for a better understanding of the nervous system

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Science  08 Dec 2017:
Vol. 358, Issue 6368, pp. 1341-1343
DOI: 10.1126/science.358.6368.1341

Summary

Biomarkers for neurological diseases used to be few and far between, but better technology is making it easier for researchers to track brain health by measuring molecules. This means less invasive testing, earlier diagnosis, faster drug development, and—hopefully—more effective treatments.