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Table 1 Specific aims of the DIAGNOSE CTE Research Project

From: Developing methods to detect and diagnose chronic traumatic encephalopathy during life: rationale, design, and methodology for the DIAGNOSE CTE Research Project

Aim 1: To collect and analyze neuroimaging and fluid biomarkers for the in vivo detection of CTE.
Aim 2: To characterize the clinical presentation of CTE.
Aim 3: To examine the progression of CTE in a longitudinal study.
Aim 4: To refine diagnostic criteria for the clinical diagnosis of CTE.
Aim 5: To investigate genetic and head impact exposure risk factors for CTE.
Aim 6: To share project data with researchers across the country and abroad.