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How the Circadian Clock Helps Heal the Brain after Injury

September 20, 2022

Via: GEN

“Time heals all wounds” is a popular phrase that means that grief and sorrow lessen over time. A new study takes this phrase in a literal sense and may lead to new avenues of research for traumatic brain injury (TBI). Researchers from the Children’s National Hospital discovered how a type of brain cell that can renew itself is regulated by circadian rhythms, providing insights into how the body’s internal clock may promote healing after TBI.

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