Tag: "awakening" at biology news
Morning grogginess more debilitating than sleep deprivation, according to CU-Boulder study
... cognitive abilities during the groggy period upon awakening
known as sleep inertia, said CU-Boulder Assistant ... cognitive skills of test subjects were worse upon awakening
than after extended sleep deprivation. For a short period, at least, the effects of sleep inertia m...
Gene that makes people 'early to bed and early to rise' demystified
...ich people are "morning larks," with early morning awakening
and early sleep times. People with the condition generally show changes in core body temperatures and other characteristics governed by the circadian clock that are shifted up by three to four hours. The syndrome is passed on in a dominant fashion, m...
Researchers track how spores break out of dormant state
Tapping into the unknown world of awakening
dormant bacterial spores, researchers have revealed through atomic force microscopy (AFM) the alterations of spore coat and germ cell wall that accompany the transformation from a spore to a vegetative cell. When starved of nutrients Bacillus (rod-s...