How non-rapid eye movement sleep and Alzheimer pathology are linked
Annelies Falter, Maarten J A Van Den Bossche, Department of Geriatric Psychiatry, University Psychiatric Center KU Leuven, Leuven 3000, Belgium
Maarten J A Van Den Bossche, Center for Neuropsychiatry, Research Group Psychiatry, Department of Neurosciences, Leuven Brain Institute, KU Leuven, Leuven 3000, Belgium
Author contributions: Falter A performed the literature study; Van Den Bossche MJA planned and coordinated the review and supervised the literature study; Falter A and Van Den Bossche MJA wrote the manuscript; all authors have read and approved the final manuscript.
Supported by the Funds Malou Malou, Perano, Georgette Paulus, JMJS Breugelmans and Gabrielle, François and Christian, Managed by the King Baudouin Foundation of Belgium, No. 2021-J1990130-222081.
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Corresponding author: Maarten J A Van Den Bossche, MD, PhD, Assistant Professor, Staff Physician, Department of Geriatric Psychiatry, University Psychiatric Center KU Leuven, Herestraat 49, Leuven 3000, Belgium. firstname.lastname@example.org
Received: February 24, 2021
Peer-review started: February 24, 2021
First decision: July 15, 2021
Revised: July 28, 2021
Accepted: August 17, 2021
Article in press: August 17, 2021
Published online: November 19, 2021