Brain Drain: Brain's Lymph System Imaged

News   Oct 03, 2017 | Original Story from the NIH

 
The Brain's Meninges Harbour its Lymphatic System

A brain drainage system - Brain scans of healthy volunteers showed that our brains may drain waste through lymphatic vessels, the body’s sewer system. Reich Lab, NIH/NINDS.

 
 
 

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