Stanford University School of Medicine: Center for Narcolepsy


Subject:
Diseases & Conditions , Sleep Disorders

Description:
Background about the serious sleep disorder of narcolepsy ("main symptoms of narcolepsy are excessive daytime sleepiness and abnormal REM sleep"), and about research efforts at this center. Features a FAQ, essay about the history of research into this disorder, video clips of narcoleptic dogs, technical publications, material about medicines for treatment, and links to related sites. Also includes information about the "'Brain Donation Program" in which brain tissue is donated for study.

Publisher:
Stanford University School of Medicine

Language:
English

Source:
http://med.stanford.edu/school/Psychiatry/narcolepsy/


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