Sleep: rock and swing versus toss and turn

Thomas Schreiner, Bernhard P. Staresina*

*Corresponding author for this work

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It has been known for centuries that gentle rocking promotes sleep. Two new studies now shed light on the underlying mechanism in both humans and mice.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)R86-R88
Number of pages3
JournalCurrent Biology
Issue number3
Publication statusPublished - 4 Feb 2019

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ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology(all)
  • Agricultural and Biological Sciences(all)


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