Glymphatics

The glymphatic system is a CSF-mediated waste clearance pathway that is formed by astroglial cells. The removal of potentially harmful substances such as amyloid protein is important to prevent toxic levels accumulate in the brain. Discover the latest research on glymphatics here.

December 5, 2020
Open Access

Peristaltic flow in the glymphatic system

Scientific Reports
Francesco RomanòJames B Grotberg
January 1, 2021
Review
Open Access

Sleep Deprivation and Neurological Disorders

BioMed Research International
Muhammed BishirDavid J Ojcius
January 8, 2021
Open Access

Dysfunction of the Glymphatic System Might Be Related to Iron Deposition in the Normal Aging Brain

Frontiers in Aging Neuroscience
Wei ZhouJing-Jing Fei
December 29, 2020
Open Access

Direct Measurement of Cerebrospinal Fluid Production in Mice

Cell Reports
Guojun LiuMaiken Nedergaard
January 6, 2021

Hyperintense areas in the intraorbital optic nerve evaluated by T2-weighted magnetic resonance imaging: a glymphatic pathway?

Surgical and Radiologic Anatomy : SRA
Satoshi TsutsumiHisato Ishii
December 6, 2020
Preprint

A Tridomain Model for Potassium Clearance in Optic Nerve

ArXiv
Yi ZhuHuaxiong Huang
November 15, 2020

L-3-n-Butylphthalide Effectively Improves the Glymphatic Clearance and Reduce Amyloid-β Deposition in Alzheimer's Transgenic Mice

Journal of Molecular Neuroscience : MN
Bo ZhangSheng Tan
January 9, 2021
Preprint
Open Access

Decoupling of global brain activity and cerebrospinal fluid flow in Parkinson's cognitive decline

BioRxiv : the Preprint Server for Biology
F. HanXiao Liu
January 21, 2021

Global and Regional Changes in Perivascular Space in Idiopathic and Familial Parkinson's Disease.

Movement Disorders : Official Journal of the Movement Disorder Society
Erin K DonahueFarshid Sepehrband
January 16, 2021
Open Access

An immunohistochemical study of lymphatic elements in the human brain

Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America
Éva MezeyMiklós Palkovits
November 21, 2020
Review
Open Access

The Sleeping Brain: Harnessing the Power of the Glymphatic System through Lifestyle Choices

Brain Sciences
Oliver Cameron Reddy, Ysbrand D van der Werf
January 1, 2021
Open Access

Magnetic resonance imaging biomarkers of cerebrospinal fluid tracer dynamics  in idiopathic normal pressure hydrocephalus

Brain Communications
Per Kristian EideGeir Ringstad
November 11, 2020
Open Access

Surface periarterial spaces of the mouse brain are open, not porous

Journal of the Royal Society, Interface
Fatima Min RivasDouglas H Kelley
November 17, 2020
Comment / Editorial
Open Access

Editorial: Role of Astrocytes in Seizures Induced by Traumatic Brain Injury

Frontiers in Neurology
Fushun WangJason H Huang
December 20, 2020

The Cerebro-Renal System- Anatomical and Physiological Considerations

Journal of Stroke and Cerebrovascular Diseases : the Official Journal of National Stroke Association
Kumar Rajamani
December 15, 2020
Open Access

Stagnation of glymphatic interstitial fluid flow and delay in waste clearance in the SOD1-G93A mouse model of ALS

Neuroscience Research
Mikako HiroseHidemi Misawa
January 20, 2021
Open Access

Achieving brain clearance and preventing neurodegenerative diseases-A glymphatic perspective

Journal of Cerebral Blood Flow and Metabolism : Official Journal of the International Society of Cerebral Blood Flow and Metabolism
Tekla Maria KylkilahtiIben Lundgaard

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