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Taking the Trash Out (of the Brain) (1 of 1)

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Caption: An intercellular "glymphatic" pathway in the brain may reveal new targets for treating neurodegenerative diseases. This video relates to a paper that appeared in the June 28, 2013, issue of Science, published by AAAS. The paper, by Maiken Nedergaard at University of Rochester in Rochester, N.Y., was titled, " Garbage Truck of the Brain."

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