Functional implications of sleep development.

TitleFunctional implications of sleep development.
Publication TypeJournal Article
Year of Publication2005
AuthorsSiegel, JM
JournalPLoS biology
Volume3
Issue5
Paginatione178
Date Published2005 May
ISSN1545-7885
KeywordsAdult, Animals, Basal Metabolism, Brain, Humans, Infant, Mammals, sleep, Sleep, REM, Wakefulness
Abstract

Why do we sleep? The sleep patterns and mechanisms that occur throughout development may give us a clue.

Alternate JournalPLoS Biol.