Why do we sleep?
Prof. Sara Montagnese
DATE: 05 September 2018
TIME: 15:30-16:30 pm
LOCATION: Centro Linguistico di Ateneo, University of Padova
- Why we sleep and what happens if we don’t;
- Circadian versus homeostatic regulation of human sleep;
- Health consequences of circadian disruption;
- Circadian consequences of chronic disease, by way of a pertinent clinical example (i.e. circadian rhythm disturbances and their management in advanced liver disease).
Sleep and the Price of Plasticity: From Synaptic and Cellular
Homeostasis to Memory Consolidation and Integration
Giulio Tononi and Chiara Cirelli
Department of Psychiatry, University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI 53719, USA