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Sleep

Name: Sleep
Description: Any process by which an organism enters and maintains a periodic, readily reversible state of reduced awareness and metabolic activity. Usually accompanied by physical relaxation, the onset of sleep in humans and other mammals is marked by a change in the electrical activity of the brain. (Gene Ontology Extension)
Super-category: Biological process
Id: GO:0030431
Alternate Id(s): GO:0030431, Modeldb:93420
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Bandrow, Memartone, Whetzel, Zaidaziz



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CurationStatusuncurated  +
DefinitionAny process by which an organism enters an Any process by which an organism enters and maintains a periodic, readily reversible state of reduced awareness and metabolic activity. Usually accompanied by physical relaxation, the onset of sleep in humans and other mammals is marked by a change in the electrical activity of the brain. (Gene Ontology Extension) ty of the brain. (Gene Ontology Extension)
IdGO:0030431  +
LabelSleep  +
ModifiedDate12 August 2014  +
SuperCategoryBiological process  +
XrefGO:0030431  +, and Modeldb:93420  +