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Jim Heys

Assistant Professor
School of Medicine
Neurobiology & Anatomy

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The role of the brain extracellular matrix in brain clearance

The clearance of toxic macromolecules and metabolic byproducts from the interstitial/extracellular space (ECS) of brain parenchyma via interstitial fluid (ISF) is critical for the maintenance of brain homeostasis. Impairment of brain clearance leads ...


Sungjin Park (Project Owner)School of Medicine, Neurobiology & Anatomy
Jim HeysSchool of Medicine, Neurobiology & Anatomy
Hanseup KimCollege of Engineering, Elect & Computer Engineering
Status: Funded 2020
Last Updated: 12/7/22