Night owls and morning larks have been reported to have fundamental differences in their brain function, according to a new study.
Researchers have demonstrated a number of links between sleep disruption and brain disorders such as concussion, anxiety and dementia; these results could lead to potential circadian rhythm-related treatments in the future.
Tom Naughton introduces the concept of consciousness, and the numerous ways that we have endeavored to understand the mystery of the sleeping brain.
Novel study suggests REM sleep dampens the brain’s sensitivity to fearful stimuli.
Research answers questions concerning the relationship between sleep and memory consolidation.
Jeffrey C. Hall, Michael Rosbash and Michael W. Young receive the award for their work on the molecular mechanisms controlling circadian rhythms.
Ram tells Lauren Pulling about his research into the relationship between Alzheimer’s pathology and sleep spindles, shared recently at AAIC.
Study suggests poor sleep may be an intervention target for those at risk of developing the disease.
This Review from Neurodegenerative Disease Management explores light therapy for Alzheimer’s disease and related dementias, and how to maximize treatment impact.
In this edition of our new column, #NCintroduces, Tom Naughton (UCL Cancer Institute) introduces the complex world of chronobiology and circadian rhythms.