Changes in sleep-wakefulness after 6-hydroxydopamine lesion of the preoptic area.

Abstract

This study was undertaken to assess the role of catecholamine fibers, terminating in the preoptic area, in regulating sleep-wakefulness in rats. Sleep-wakefulness was assessed on the basis of 24h electroencephalogram, electromyogram and electro-oculogram recordings before and after destruction of catecholaminergic terminals at the medial preoptic area by… (More)

Topics

Cite this paper

@article{Ramesh2000ChangesIS, title={Changes in sleep-wakefulness after 6-hydroxydopamine lesion of the preoptic area.}, author={V. Ramesh and Velayudhan Mohan Kumar}, journal={Neuroscience}, year={2000}, volume={98 3}, pages={549-53} }