Reinforcing rhythms in the sleeping brain with a computerized metronome.

Neuron

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Oudiette D, Santostasi G, Paller KA. Reinforcing rhythms in the sleeping brain with a computerized metronome. Neuron. 2013;78(3):413-5.
Sleep has many inherent benefits, including an important role in memory consolidation. In this issue of Neuron, Ngo et al. (2013b) demonstrate that appropriately timed sounds delivered during sleep can invigorate electrophysiological oscillations conducive to memory stabilization.