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Noise shatters deep sleep thanks to dedicated brain circuit

Shallow focus image of a woman reaching out of bed to turn off her alarm clock, reading 7:00

A vigilant brain circuit makes it possible for sound to jolt deep sleepers awake. Credit: Joe Fox Berlin/Radharc Images/Alamy

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Nature 614, 392 (2023)



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