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Deep Sleep Takes Out the Brain's Trash

News   Jan 21, 2021 | Original story from Northwestern University

 
Deep Sleep Takes Out the Brain's Trash

Proboscis fully extends (red arrow) and then immediately retracts during proboscis extension sleep, which is similar to slow-wave sleep in humans. Credit: Ravi Allada/Northwestern University

 
 
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