All posts tagged "narcolepsy"

  • Brain Cells Discovered That Respond to Light Regulate Sleepiness

    Research into how our brains respond to light is providing new insights into sleep disorders. A new study has found a particular group of brain cells that respond to light, and that activate signals that modulate tiredness....

    • Posted November 3, 2011
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  • Researchers Confirm That Narcolepsy is an Autoimmune Disease

    Researchers have shown for the first time that a specific immune cell is involved in narcolepsy, confirming experts’ long-held suspicion that narcolepsy is an autoimmune disease.  ”We’re now getting the main pieces of what’s happening in narcolepsy,”...

    • Posted July 26, 2009
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