Chapter 6. Neuronal Activity in Wakefulness and in Sleep

  1. G. E. W. Wolstenholme O.B.E., MA., M.B., M.R.C.P. and
  2. Maeve O'Connor B.A.
  1. M. Verzeano and
  2. K. Negishi

Published Online: 30 MAY 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470719220.ch6

Ciba Foundation Symposium - The Nature of Sleep

Ciba Foundation Symposium - The Nature of Sleep

How to Cite

Verzeano, M. and Negishi, K. (1961) Neuronal Activity in Wakefulness and in Sleep, in Ciba Foundation Symposium - The Nature of Sleep (eds G. E. W. Wolstenholme and M. O'Connor), John Wiley & Sons, Ltd., Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470719220.ch6

Author Information

  1. Department of Biophysics, University of California, Los Angeles

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 30 MAY 2008
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 1961

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470722664

Online ISBN: 9780470719220

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Keywords:

  • subcortical structures;
  • physiological processes;
  • neuronal networks;
  • electron beams;
  • wakefulness

Summary

This chapter contains section titled:

  • Evidence of Propagation

  • Pathways of Propagation

  • Patterns of propagation in wakefulness and in sleep

  • Influence of propagated activity on neighbouring neurones

  • Anatomical Distribution

  • Significance of the Change in the Patterns of Propagated Activity

  • Summary

  • Acknowledgments

  • References

  • Discussion