Clarification: NFL-CTE Research story

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Boston University School of Medicine scientist Robert Stern stands in front of projected images of brain scans as he addresses researchers at a meeting held to launch a seven-year study into chronic traumatic encephalopathy, or CTE, at the school Wednesday, June 1, 2016, in Boston. Researchers are moving ahead with their efforts to find a way to diagnose CTE in the living, even without the NFL\'s help. After a fight between the league and scientists over grant money, the National Institutes of Health funded the $16 million study. (AP Photo/Steven Senne)



BOSTON (AP) — In a story June 1, The Associated Press identified researchers looking for a way to diagnose chronic traumatic encephalopathy as "doctors." The researchers quoted have Ph.D.s but are not medical doctors.






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