Tag: CNS


Biocept initiates full sales force launch of cerebrospinal fluid assay

April 22, 2021


Biocept has initiated the full commercial launch of CNSide, its cerebrospinal fluid (CSF) assay that helps identify and manage the treatment of metastatic cancers involving the central nervous system (CNS). First introduced in January last year, CNSide is based on […]

Innovation, Research

Technique to regenerate optic nerve offers hope for future glaucoma treatment

November 5, 2020

Via: ScienceDaily Health

Scientists have used gene therapy to regenerate damaged nerve fibres in the eye, in a discovery that could aid the development of new treatments for glaucoma, one of the leading causes of blindness worldwide. Axons — nerve fibres — in […]

Innovation, Research

How does your brain take out the trash?

June 21, 2019

Via: Medical News Today

Many of us are relatively familiar with the lymphatic system; it performs a number of roles, one of which is clearing metabolic waste from the gaps between cells, referred to as the interstitial space. However, the central nervous system (CNS), […]