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How Does Our Brain Get Rid Of Toxins?

Part 4 of the TED Radio Hour episode Toxic

About Jeff Iliff’s TED Talk

Neuroscientist Jeff Iliff talks about his research, that explores how a mind naturally flushes out toxins during sleep.

About Jeff Iliff

Neuroscientist Jeff Iliff is an Assistant Professor of Anesthesiology and Perioperative Medicine during Oregon Health Science University. Iliff was a partial of a University of Rochester Medical Center group that detected a brain clarification system, that they dubbed a “glymphatic system.”

Article source: http://www.npr.org/2016/10/21/497849178/how-does-our-brain-get-rid-of-toxins?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=science