Task dependent reorganization of hippocampal map is enhanced by sleep
*A. SERGEEVA, S. COOPER, G. POE;
Department of Anesthesiology, Department of Molecular & Integrative Physiology, University of Michigan, APSS, 2012, Boston, MA
REM sleep is important to hippocampus-dependent learning. We tested the hypothesis that the sleep period just after introduction of a novel set of reward positions in a familiar maze would be important to the learning-related reorganization of the spatial map.