Sleepy - Preadaptation!

Dag Stenberg stenberg at cc.Helsinki.FI
Tue Feb 28 08:53:06 EST 1995

Timothy J Triche, Jr. (tjt3 at wrote:
} I think I saw a recent overview of physiological functions for sleep in
} _Physiology of Behavior_ 4th ed. by Carlson.  It may be covered elsewhere.
} I just looked in Principles of Neural Science 3rd ed and Chapter 51 deals
} entirely with sleep and dreaming.  There is a passage in there regarding
} differences among animals for time spent in REM sleep, for example...

Jim Horne's "Why We Sleep", Oxford University Press, ISBN 0-19-261682X /
ISBN 0-19-261892-X is still not outdated (1988). Recommend.

Dag Stenberg     MD PhD                    stenberg at
Institute of Biomedicine		   tel: int.+358-0-1918532
Department of Physiology                   fax: int.+358-0-1918681
P.O.Box 9       (Siltavuorenpenger 20 J)   tlx: 1002125 finuh sf
FIN-00014 University of Helsinki,Finland   

More information about the Neur-sci mailing list