Dr. Robert Cantu, Professor of Neurosurgery, Urges Brain Autopsy Of Boston Marathon Bomber Tamerlan Tsarnaev

04/25/2013 09:14 pm ET

Should slain Boston Marathon bomber Tamerlan Tsarnaev's brain be looked at specifically with an eye for chronic traumatic encephalopathy, or CTE, given his amateur boxing background? Two neuroscientists suggested yes -- but now a backlash has ensued. One of those neuroscientists, Dr. Robert Cantu of Boston University, joined HuffPost Live Thursday to explain why he's urging for Tsarnaev's autopsy to include a CTE check.

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