Scientists discover how melatonin suppresses neurons and promotes sleep

ANI May 16, 2018

Researchers from the University of Missouri School of Medicine have discovered how melatonin suppresses neurons in the brain that keeps you awake and alert.



These findings could lead to new therapies for those who suffer from insomnia. "We as a society are losing sleep because we are working too hard, and it's causing a variety of health concerns," said Mahesh Thakkar, lead author of the study. "We often don't even think about sleep or consider it...

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