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Will Self: 'Something funny is going on in terms of our reality testing'


Irish Times - May 24, 2017
When Self began work on Umbrella in 2010 he had just re-read Oliver Sacks's book Awakenings, about the patients the neurologist had helped to recover from the 1920s encephalitis lethargica epidemic, also known as “sleeping sickness”. He also drew ...
 

Comics find new heroes in the lab


Herald Scotland - May 21, 2017
Previous comics have included comics about malaria and sleeping sickness. It's a new way to engage with a general public the centre's Dr Vickie Curtis said. “As public engagement manager I'm always looking for opportunities to make what we do more ...
 

Sleeping Sickness Parasite Under Circadian Control Making It Vulnerable to Drugs


Genetic Engineering & Biotechnology News (blog) - Mar 24, 2017
Trypanosomiasis, or human Africa sleeping sickness as it is most conventionally called, accounts for a significant amount of morbidity and mortality in sub-Saharan Africa. The parasite is transmitted through the bite of the tsetse fly, and treatment ...
 

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Awakenings


by: Oliver Sacks
Awakenings--which inspired the major motion picture--is the remarkable story of a group of patients who contracted sleeping-sickness during the great epidemic just after World War I. Frozen for decades in a trance-like state, these men and women were given up as hopeless until 1969, when Dr. Oliver Sacks gave them the then-new drug L-DOPA, which had an astonishing, explosive, "awakening" effect. Dr. Sacks recounts the moving case histories of his patients, their lives, and the extraordinary transformations which went with their reintroduction to a changed world.
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City and Colour - Sleeping Sickness


Owned by Vagrant Records Sound Recording administered by: PIAS [Merlin] Essential Music Kontor New Media.
 

City & Colour Sleeping Sickness


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City And Colour - Sleeping Sickness (Bravo! Live Concert Hall)


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African Sleeping Sickness (1988)


A film made for the Wellcome Trust on the history of research into trypanosomiasis. Traces the history of the disease from the 14th. to the 19th. century and ...
 

Sleeping sickness by trypanosoma


This disease video explains the sleeping sickness disease caused by trypanosoma and the symptoms of this disease and treatment. For more information, log ...