National Institutes of Health

Linebacker Junior Seau of the San Diego Chargers during the Chargers 38-3 loss to the Denver Broncos at Mile High Stadium in Denver, Broncos. Brian Bahr  /Allsport

NFL Star Junior Seau Suffered from Brain Disease

chronic traumatic encephalopathy

NewsRadio 1120 KMOX–01/10/2013

Farrell Building with WUSM sign

Washington U Medicine School Gets $50M Federal Grant

Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis has received a $50 million federal grant aimed at helping researches turn scientific discoveries into ways to improve human health.

11/12/2012

Linebacker Junior Seau of the San Diego Chargers during the Chargers 38-3 loss to the Denver Broncos at Mile High Stadium in Denver, Broncos. Brian Bahr  /Allsport

Junior Seau Brain Tissue Released for Study

Seau’s death echoed last year’s suicide of former Chicago Bears defensive back Dave Duerson. Duerson left a note asking for his brain to be studied for signs of brain trauma.

NewsRadio 1120 KMOX–07/12/2012

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