University of Wisconsin–Madison

Longitudinal MRI in Sleep Disorders

The PI of this project is: Catherine Gallagher MD

This project is funded by: VA Merit Award

The term of this project is: October 2017 to March 2021

The number of subjects scanned during this project is: 200

The purpose of this project is to determine whether persons identified by the sleep laboratory as having an abnormal degree of muscle activity during dreaming sleep have other markers of increased risk for the future development of Parkinson’s disease.