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Graduated in Medical Biology at Universidade Federal de São Paulo (2001), Master's (2004) and PhD. at Psychobiology from Universidade Federal de São Paulo (2008). Has experience in Physiology, focusing on behavioral analysis, polissomnography and endocrine physiology, acting on the following topics: memory, sleep and stress. (Source: Lattes Curriculum)
Several studies have shown an important role of sleep on cognitive processes, such as learning and memory. For instance, sleep deprivation impact negatively on several tasks, while learning itself alters subsequent sleep profile. Nevertheless, the hormones of the hypothalamic-pituitary-adrenal axis, released during stress, might play a role in these effects. The HPA hormones act in an i...
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