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Review Article

Erasing Synapses in Sleep: Is It Time to Be SHY?

Table 1

Scaling factors and the sleep-wake cycle.

WakeSleepPromotes

BDNF↑↑↓↓Synaptic downscaling [7, 3033]
Arc↑↑↓↓Synaptic downscaling [30, 31, 3437]
Homer1A↑↑↓↓Synaptic downscaling [34, 37]
Tnfα↓↓↑↑Synaptic upscaling [3840]
Retinoic acid????Synaptic upscaling* [41, 42]

The expression of scaling factors is inconsistent with net downscaling during sleep.
*Retinoic acid is linked to SWA generation, but sleep/wake expression patterns are unknown.

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