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Adenosine analogs and sleep in rats.
The effects of N6-L-(phenylisopropyl)adenosine, cyclohexyladenosine and adenosine-5'-N-ethylcarboxamide on sleep were examined in rats. These effects consist of 1) increased slow-wave sleep2 from 6.6Expand
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Hypnotic effects of deoxycorformycin in rats
Rats implanted with EEG and EMG electrodes were treated with deoxycoformycin (0.5 or 2.0 mg/kg, i.p.), and polygraphically recorded for 6 h. Deoxycoformycin is a potent inhibitor of adenosineExpand
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The effects of adenosine and 2′-deoxycoformycin on sleep and wakefulness in rats
The effects of adenosine (12.5 nmol/rat, i.c.v.) and 2'-deoxycoformycin (2.0 mumol/kg, i.p.) on sleep and wakefulness were examined in rats. Adenosine significantly decreased wakefulness andExpand
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Tryptophan analogues and sleep in rats
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Human tryptamine metabolism decreases during night sleep
Fourteen healthy male volunteers took part in a study which aimed to determine whether utilization of tryptamine changes in relation to sleep and wakefulness. For this purpose urine samples wereExpand
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