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Insight Into Sleep's Role in Schizophrenia Offers Potential Treatment Path

A sleep abnormality likely plays an important role in schizophrenia, according to sleep experts at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center (BIDMC). In a review of the growing body of evidence linking a reduction in sleep spindle activity to schizophrenia, the researchers suggested that a better understanding of this sleep abnormality's genetic underpinnings opens the door to new treatments for the psychiatric disorder.
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