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Botulism causes muscular paralysis, which can spread to the respiratory system and shut down the body's ability to breathe.
Sandra, who suffers from muscular paralysis and brittle asthma, said the pair used to live on her street and worked on the roofs of at least six of her neighbours.
Sleep paralysis characteristically occurs as the subject wakes from REM sleep before muscular paralysis wanes.
In the human body, this cleaving disrupts neuron function and leads to muscular paralysis. In the laboratory test, this same cleaving causes the peptides to fluoresce.
It means the victim is aware and awake, but can't move or communicate due to complete muscular paralysis.

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