The sleep slow oscillation as a traveling wave

Marcello Massimini, Reto Huber, Fabio Ferrarelli, Sean Hill, Giulio Tononi

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During much of sleep, virtually all cortical neurons undergo a slow oscillation (

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)6862-6870
Number of pages9
JournalJournal of Neuroscience
Issue number31
Publication statusPublished - Aug 4 2004


  • Cortex
  • EEG
  • Human
  • Sleep
  • Slow oscillation
  • Spontaneous activity

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Neuroscience(all)

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