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Rapid assessment of sleep-wake behavior in mice.

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Sleep is a fundamental biological rhythm involving the interaction of numerous brain structures and diverse neurotransmitter systems. The primary measures used to define sleep are the electroencephalogram (EEG) and electromyogram (EMG). However, EEG-based methods are often unsuitable for use in high-throughput screens as they are time-intensive and involve invasive surgery. As such, the dissection of sleep mechanisms and the discovery of novel drugs that modulate sleep would benefit greatly f...

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10.1177/0748730411431550

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University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
Clinical Neurosciences
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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
Clinical Neurosciences
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Journal of biological rhythms More from this journal
Volume:
27
Issue:
1
Pages:
48-58
Publication date:
2012-02-01
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EISSN:
1552-4531
ISSN:
0748-7304
Language:
English
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2012-12-19

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