"Wakefulness" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure,
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A state in which there is an enhanced potential for sensitivity and an efficient responsiveness to external stimuli.
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Below are the most recent publications written about "Wakefulness" by people in Profiles.
Rentschler KM, Baratta AM, Ditty AL, Wagner NTJ, Wright CJ, Milosavljevic S, Mong JA, Pocivavsek A. Prenatal Kynurenine Elevation Elicits Sex-Dependent Changes in Sleep and Arousal During Adulthood: Implications for Psychotic Disorders. Schizophr Bull. 2021 08 21; 47(5):1320-1330.
Blanco-Centurion C, Luo S, Vidal-Ortiz A, Swank C, Shiromani PJ. Activity of a subset of vesicular GABA-transporter neurons in the ventral zona incerta anticipates sleep onset. Sleep. 2021 06 11; 44(6).
Rauch SAM, King A, Kim HM, Powell C, Rajaram N, Venners M, Simon NM, Hamner M, Liberzon I. Cortisol awakening response in PTSD treatment: Predictor or mechanism of change. Psychoneuroendocrinology. 2020 08; 118:104714.
Bailes C, Caldwell M, Wamsley EJ, Tucker MA. Does sleep protect memories against interference? A failure to replicate. PLoS One. 2020; 15(2):e0220419.
Resendez SL, Namboodiri VMK, Otis JM, Eckman LEH, Rodriguez-Romaguera J, Ung RL, Basiri ML, Kosyk O, Rossi MA, Dichter GS, Stuber GD. Social Stimuli Induce Activation of Oxytocin Neurons Within the Paraventricular Nucleus of the Hypothalamus to Promote Social Behavior in Male Mice. J Neurosci. 2020 03 11; 40(11):2282-2295.
Tucker MA, Taylor K, Merchant R, George S, Stoddard C, Kopera K. Scopolamine does not impact declarative and motor memory consolidation across a night of sleep or a day of wakefulness. Neurobiol Learn Mem. 2018 11; 155:371-378.
Pocivavsek A, Baratta AM, Mong JA, Viechweg SS. Acute Kynurenine Challenge Disrupts Sleep-Wake Architecture and Impairs Contextual Memory in Adult Rats. Sleep. 2017 11 01; 40(11).
Ruoff C, Bogan RK, Emsellem H, Feldman N, Lankford A, Bream G, Khayrallah M, Lu Y, Carter LP, Black J. Evaluation of the effect of JZP-110 in patients with narcolepsy assessed using the Maintenance of Wakefulness Test censored to 20 minutes. Sleep Med. 2017 Jul; 35:12-16.
Shiromani PJ, Peever JH. New Neuroscience Tools That Are Identifying the Sleep-Wake Circuit. Sleep. 2017 04 01; 40(4).
Fargen KM, Spiotta AM, Hyer M, Lena J, Turner RD, Turk AS, Chaudry I. Comparison of venous sinus manometry gradients obtained while awake and under general anesthesia before venous sinus stenting. J Neurointerv Surg. 2017 Oct; 9(10):990-993.