The mission of SLEEP® is to publish innovative, high-impact research findings in sleep and circadian science across the basic, translational, and clinical research spectrum.
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Beyond the apnea–hypopnea index: alternative diagnostic parameters and machine learning solutions for estimation of sleep apnea severity
European Union’s Horizon 2020 research and innovation programme965417NordForsk10.13039/50110000478590458Business Finland10.13039/5011000144385133/31/2018Academy of Finland10.13039/501100002341323536Tampere Tuberculosis Foundation10.13039/501100006...
Posted: September 13, 2021, 12:00 am
Too sleepy for school: is sleep in teenagers homeostatically regulated under chronic sleep restriction?
Medical Research Council10.13039/501100000265MR/S01134X/1University of Bern10.13039/100009068Swiss National Science Foundation10.13039/50110000171132003B_184943
Posted: July 30, 2021, 12:00 am
Sleep and autism: an impactful and complex relationship that requires a personalized medicine approach
Autism spectrum disorder (ASD) is marked by heterogeneity, and it is often said that “If you’ve met one individual with autism, you’ve met one individual with autism.” The breadth of strengths, challenges, unique interests, and behaviors in autism...
Posted: July 13, 2021, 12:00 am
Posted: June 28, 2021, 12:00 am
Changes of evening exposure to electronic devices during the COVID-19 lockdown affect the time course of sleep disturbances
AbstractStudy ObjectivesDuring the coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) lockdown, there was a worldwide increase in electronic devices’ daily usage. Prolonged exposure to backlit screens before sleep influences the circadian system leading to negat...
Posted: May 26, 2021, 12:00 am
Investigating longitudinal associations between parent reported sleep in early childhood and teacher reported executive functioning in school-aged children with autism
AbstractUp to 80% of children with autism spectrum disorder (ASD) experience sleep disturbance. Poor sleep impairs executive functioning (EF), a lifelong difficulty in ASD. Evidence suggests EF difficulties in ASD are exacerbated by poor sleep. We...
Posted: May 14, 2021, 12:00 am
AbstractThe high prevalence of chronic sleep restriction in adolescents underscores the importance of understanding how adolescent sleep is regulated under such conditions. One component of sleep regulation is a homeostatic process: if sleep is re...
Posted: April 24, 2021, 12:00 am
Cortical monitoring of cardiac activity during rapid eye movement sleep: the heartbeat evoked potential in phasic and tonic rapid-eye-movement microstates
AbstractSleep is a fundamental physiological state that facilitates neural recovery during periods of attenuated sensory processing. On the other hand, mammalian sleep is also characterized by the interplay between periods of increased sleep depth...
Posted: April 17, 2021, 12:00 am