Sleep in zebrafish.


Zebrafish (Danio rerio), a small prolific rapidly-developing diurnal vertebrate, shows behavioral, physiological, and pharmacological characteristics of mammalian sleep. Zebrafish brain has well-developed neuronal structures and neurochemical systems that are known to be necessary and sufficient for sleep regulation in other vertebrate species. Rich… (More)
DOI: 10.1089/zeb.2006.3.215


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@article{Zhdanova2006SleepIZ, title={Sleep in zebrafish.}, author={Irina V. Zhdanova}, journal={Zebrafish}, year={2006}, volume={3 2}, pages={215-26} }