ABC Evening News for Saturday, Jun 24, 2000
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(Studio: Elizabeth Vargas) The human genome project mentioned.
(Los Angeles: Judy Muller) Research into the genetics of the mysterious sleeping disorder narcolepsy featured; scenes shown of narcoleptic Bill Waterman nodding off; details given of the study of narcolepsy in dogs. [WATERMAN - raises questions about his problem.] [Stanford Center for Narcolepsy Dr. Emmanuel MIGNOT - says the genetics of humans and dogs are similar.] [University of California at Los Angeles Medical Center Dr. Jerome SIEGEL - says soon the substance can be used on people.]
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