Unformatted text preview: during sleep b. Glucose—depletion leads to adenosine accumulation 2.) Clock-dependent Alerting Process—circadian rhythms entrained to cycles of light and dark a. Suprachiasmatic nucleus—alertness, body temp, and hormonal regulation b. Specialized photoreceptors not involved in vision c. Light reduces melatonin 3.) Interact to produce patterns of sleep and arousal...
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This note was uploaded on 09/09/2011 for the course PSY 101 taught by Professor Staff during the Spring '11 term at UCSB.
- Spring '11
- REM Sleep