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Institute of Advanced Study

IAS Staff

Publication details for Prof Robert A. Barton

Barton, R. & Cappellini, I. (2016). Sleep, Evolution and Brains. Brain, Behaviour & Evolution 87(2): 65-68.

Author(s) from Durham


Commentary on Herculano-Houzel S (2015): Decreasing Sleep Requirement with Increasing Numbers of Neurons as a Driver for Bigger Brains and Bodies in Mammalian Evolution. Proc Biol Sci 282:20151853