Initial Findings of the Concussion Biomarkers Assessed in Collegiate Student-Athletes (BASICS) Project Now Published

Published: November 13th, 2018

Category: Faculty, feature post, Students

Neuropsychology students and faculty from the Department of Clinical and Health Psychology, along with collaborators from Neurology, Community Health and Family Medicine, the University Athletic Association, and Banyan Biomarkers, Inc., recently published the Concussion Biomarkers Assessed in Collegiate-Student Athletes (BASICS) paper series.  This 3-part series appears online in Neurology, the official journal of the American Academy of Neurology, which is among the most widely read and highly cited peer-reviewed neurology journals.  The project was led by Breton Asken, MS, ATC (CHP, BauerLab), Dr. James Clugston, MD (CHFM), and Dr. Russell Bauer, PhD (CHP), with support from several other faculty and student co-authors:

CHP (Bauer Lab)

Zac Houck
Adrian Svingos
Gabrielle Hromas
Charles Moreno

Neurology

Dr. Steven DeKosky
Dr. Michael Jaffee

 

University Athletic Association

Jonathan Boone
Dewayne DuBose

Banyan Biomarkers

Ronald Hayes
Arthur Weber

 

 

American Academy of Neurology Press Release: https://www.aan.com/PressRoom/Home/PressRelease/2677

Article Links

Concussion BASICS I: Normative study – http://n.neurology.org/content/early/2018/11/07/WNL.0000000000006613

Concussion BASICS II: Baseline serum biomarkers, head impact exposure, and clinical measures – http://n.neurology.org/content/early/2018/11/07/WNL.0000000000006616

Concussion BASICS III: Serum biomarker changes following sport-related concussion – http://n.neurology.org/content/early/2018/11/07/WNL.0000000000006617

(Editorial) Concussion serum biomarkers: a quest for the Holy Grail? – http://n.neurology.org/content/early/2018/11/07/WNL.0000000000006609

Medpage – “Concussion Serum Biomarkers Miss the Mark in Sports” : https://www.medpagetoday.com/neurology/headtrauma/76213