WUN Mission to Support Narcolepsy Research In Action

Congratulations to WUN Co-founder and Board Member, Monica Gow, who is listed as co-author on an article and poster presented at the SLEEP 2017 Conference by Dr. Kiran Maski, MD, Sleep Neurology Clinics, Boston Children’s Hospital titled “Listening to the Patient Voice: Diagnostic Delays, Disease Burden and Treatment Efficacy.” Recently, Gow was interviewed by Sleep […]

Unrestricted WUN Grants Lead to Unexpected Breakthroughs in Narcolepsy Research

Posted by on Dec 22, 2014 in Research

Sleep Review Magazine, Dec. 21, 2014 Narcolepsy Research Breakthrough Announcement When a post-doc in Dr. Thomas Scammell’s lab said he’d found that narcolepsy patients have many more histamine neurons than healthy controls, Scammell initially thought the post-doc must have made a mistake. Another person in Scammell’s lab at Boston’s Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center was […]

News: Wake Up Narcolepsy Continues Research Funding at Harvard University

Posted by on Dec 1, 2014 in Diagnosis, Research, Treatment

$30,000 Grant to Dr. Thomas Scammell Supports Ongoing Search for Narcolepsy Cure Worcester, MA – December 1, 2014 – Wake Up Narcolepsy, Inc. (WUN), a nonprofit organization working to speed narcolepsy diagnosis and help in the search for a cure, recently awarded a research grant for $30,000 to Dr. Thomas Scammell, Professor of Neurology at […]

Wake Up Narcolepsy Donates $20,000 for Narcolepsy Research at Harvard and Stanford Universities

Posted by on Jan 8, 2014 in Research, Uncategorized

Wake Up Narcolepsy (WUN) recently awarded research grants totaling $20,000 to two of the world’s leading scientific investigators studying narcolepsy, a debilitating, chronic sleep disorder. The donations were generated at Wake Up Narcolepsy – Boston, an evening of comic relief to benefit narcolepsy research and awareness, held in October 2013. The WUN grants include: $10,00 […]