Rem Sleep Deprivation: Effects on Incorporation of Inorganic Sulfate into Brain Acid Mucopolysaccharides

  • M. Rusić
  • V. Šušić
  • M. Levental
  • Lj. Rakić


The study was a search for sleep-related alterations in brain metabolism through observations on the incorporation of 35S-labeled sulfate into brain acid mucopolysaccharides (AMPS) of REM-sleep-deprived and sleeping rats.


Sleep Deprivation Uronic Acid Brain Protein Recovery Sleep Hexuronic Acid 


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© Plenum Press, New York 1979

Authors and Affiliations

  • M. Rusić
    • 1
    • 2
  • V. Šušić
    • 1
    • 2
  • M. Levental
    • 1
    • 2
  • Lj. Rakić
    • 1
    • 2
  1. 1.Department of NeurochemistryInstitute for Biological ResearchBelgradeYugoslavia
  2. 2.Department of Physiology, Medical SchoolUniversity of BelgradeBelgradeYugoslavia

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