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Settling the Debate on Seratonin’s role in Sleep

Caltech scientists have answered a long-debated question about the role of serotonin in relation to sleep, finding that it IS necessary for sleep in Zebrafish and mouse models. The work is a collaboration between the Caltech laboratories of David Prober, professor of biology and affiliated faculty member of TCCI at Caltech and Viviana Gradinaru, professor of neuroscience and biological engineering, Heritage Medical Research Institute Investigator and director of the Chen Institute's Center for Molecular and Cellular Neuroscience.

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