Accession Number : AD0628246

Title :   NEUROPHYSIOLOGICAL MECHANISMS OF THE STATES OF SLEEP.

Descriptive Note : Final rept. Jul 64-Sep 65,

Corporate Author : LYON UNIV (FRANCE) DEPT OF EXPERIMENTAL MEDICINE

Personal Author(s) : Jouvet,M.

Report Date : 15 OCT 1965

Pagination or Media Count : 13

Abstract : The main findings are: (1) Neuroanatomical evidence that two different systems are responsible for tonic and phasic phenomena during paradoxical sleep (P.S.). (2) Neuropharmacological evidence that these two systems depend upon different mechanisms related with monoamines.

Descriptors :   (*SLEEP, PHYSIOLOGY), NEUROLOGY, AMINES, FRANCE, ELECTROPHYSIOLOGY, PHARMACOLOGY, ELECTROENCEPHALOGRAPHY

Subject Categories : Anatomy and Physiology

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE