Funded Project Details - FY2021
|Title:|| BLR&D Research Career Scientist Award Application|
Priyattam J. Shiromani
|Congressional District Code:
||Biomedical Laboratory R&D
|| April 2018 -
|FY 2021 Funding Amount:
|Total Award Amount
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70 million Americans suffer from some sort of sleep disorder. Behavior, mood and memory deteriorate with sleep loss and it gets worse with continuing sleep deprivation. Sleep disturbance is a frequent and common complaint among our Veterans. Lack of sleep due to hyperarousal is one symptom of PTSD, but it is not known why Veterans with PTSD cannot fall asleep. My research focuses on identifying and mapping the brain neurons that induce sleep. The overall impact of my research is that it will pro...
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