Thursday, 29 January 2004, 12:00AM
Barnard's Inn Hall

To sleep, perchance to dream: Why do we and other animals sleep?

Professor Keith Kendrick

Sleep seems to be a universal imperative for all animal species, a fact that has been accepted by mankind for two and a half thousand years!

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Professor Keith Kendrick is Systems and Behavioural Neuroscientist and was Gresham Professor of Physic between 2002 and 2006.
He has been a member of the Home Office's animal procedures committee and has worked at the University of Cambridge undertaking research with regards to how neural networks are organised to control recognition and responses to social and emotional cues. He is a fellow of the Institute of Biology and a member of the British Neuroscience Association.

All of Professor Kendrick’s previous lectures may be accessed here.

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29 January 2004

To sleep, perchance to dream: Why do we and other animals sleep?
Professor Keith Kendrick

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