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Sleep

Known as: Sleeping, sleeps 
Any process in which an organism enters and maintains a periodic, readily reversible state of reduced awareness and metabolic activity. Usually… Expand
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Review
2011
Review
2011
Aims To assess the relationship between duration of sleep and morbidity and mortality from coronary heart disease (CHD), stroke… Expand
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Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
Background: Recent epidemiologic studies have found that self-reported duration of sleep is associated with obesity, diabetes… Expand
Review
2005
Review
2005
The concept of ‘sleeping on a problem’ is familiar to most of us. But with myriad stages of sleep, forms of memory and processes… Expand
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
BACKGROUND Patients often complain about insufficient sleep or chronic insomnia in the belief that they need 8 hours of sleep… Expand
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
The GLIMMER system for microbial gene identification finds approximately 97-98% of all genes in a genome when compared with… Expand
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Review
1999
Review
1999
  • W. Klimesch
  • Brain Research Reviews
  • 1999
  • Corpus ID: 36688347
Evidence is presented that EEG oscillations in the alpha and theta band reflect cognitive and memory performance in particular… Expand
Review
1993
Review
1993
Sleep is characterized by synchronized events in billions of synaptically coupled neurons in thalamocortical systems. The… Expand
Highly Cited
1979
Highly Cited
1979
Prospective epidemiologic data of the American Cancer Society disclosed that reported usual sleep durations among groups who… Expand
Highly Cited
1971
Highly Cited
1971
Rats with hippocampal damage are reported to be hyperactive in novel environments, 'perseverative' and resistant to extinction on… Expand
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Highly Cited
1957
Highly Cited
1957
Abstract In 33 adults, discrete periods of rapid eye movement potentials were recorded without exception during each of 126… Expand