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Ingiosi AM, Hayworth CR, Harvey DO, Singletary KG, Rempe MJ, Wisor JP, Frank MG: A role for astroglial calcium in mammalian sleep and sleep regulation. Current Biology 2020, 30(22):4373-4383.e7, ISSN 0960-9822,

Dumoulin Bridi M, Aton SJ, Seibt J, Renouard L, Coleman T, Frank MG: Rapid eye movement sleep promotes cortical plasticity in the developing brain. ScienceAdvances 2015. (1):1-8.

Frank MG, Cantera R: Sleep, clocks, and synaptic plasticity. Trends Neurosci 2014, 37(9):491-501.

Frank MG: Astroglial regulation of sleep homeostasis. Curr Opin Neurobiol 2013, 23(5):812-818.

Dumoulin MC, Aton SJ, Watson AJ, Renouard L, Coleman T, Frank MG: Extracellular signal-regulated kinase (ERK) activity during sleep consolidates cortical plasticity in vivo. Cerebral cortex 2013, 25: 507-15. PMID 24047601 DOI: 10.1093/cercor/bht250.

Aton SJ, Broussard C, Dumoulin M, Seibt J, Watson A, Coleman T, Frank MG: Visual experience and subsequent sleep induce sequential plastic changes in putative inhibitory and excitatory cortical neurons. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America 2013, 110(8):3101-3106.

Seibt J, Dumoulin MC, Aton SJ, Coleman T, Watson A, Naidoo N, Frank MG: Protein synthesis during sleep consolidates cortical plasticity in vivo. Current biology 2012, 22(8):676-682.

Halassa MM, Florian C, Fellin T, Munoz JR, Lee SY, Abel T, Haydon PG, Frank MG: Astrocytic modulation of sleep homeostasis and cognitive consequences of sleep loss. Neuron 2009, 61(2):213-219.

Aton SJ, Seibt J, Dumoulin M, Jha SK, Steinmetz N, Coleman T, Naidoo N, Frank MG: Mechanisms of sleep-dependent consolidation of cortical plasticity. Neuron 2009, 61(3):454-466.

Jha SK, Jones BE, Coleman T, Steinmetz N, Law C, Griffin G, Hawk J, Frank MG: Sleep-dependent plasticity requires cortical activity. Journal of Neuroscience 2005, 25(40):9266-9274.

Frank MG, Issa NP, Stryker MP: Sleep enhances plasticity in the developing visual cortex. Neuron 2001, 30(1):275-287.

Frank MG, Morrissette R, Heller HC: Effects of sleep deprivation in neonatal rats. Am J Physiol 1998, 275(44):R148-R157.