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Low frequency visual stimulation enhances slow wave activity without disrupting the sleep pattern in mice. Thankachan S, Yang C, Kastanenka KV, Bacskai BJ, Gerashchenko D. Sci Rep. 2022 Jul 19;12(1):12278.

Optimization of real-time analysis of sleep-wake cycle in mice. Thankachan S, Gerashchenko A, Kastanenka KV, Bacskai BJ, Gerashchenko D. MethodsX. Available online 8 August 2022, 101811, In Press

A general approach for engineering RTKs optically controlled with far-red light. Leopold AV, Thankachan S, Yang C, Gerashchenko D, Verkhusha VV. Nat Methods. 2022 Jul;19(7):871-880.

Somatostatin+/nNOS+ neurons are involved in delta electroencephalogram activity and cortical-dependent recognition memory. Zielinski MR, Atochin DN, McNally JM, McKenna JT, Huang PL, Strecker RE, Gerashchenko D. Sleep. 2019 Oct 9;42(10):zsz143.

The NLRP3 inflammasome modulates sleep and NREM sleep delta power induced by spontaneous wakefulness, sleep deprivation and lipopolysaccharide. Zielinski MR, Gerashchenko D, Karpova SA, Konanki V, McCarley RW, Sutterwala FS, Strecker RE, Basheer R. Brain Behav Immun. 2017 May;62:137-150.

Substance P and the neurokinin-1 receptor regulate electroencephalogram non-rapid eye movement sleep slow-wave activity locally. Zielinski MR, Karpova SA, Yang X, Gerashchenko D. Neuroscience. 2015 Jan 22;284:260-272.

A novel telemetric system to measure polysomnographic biopotentials in freely moving animals. Zielinski MR, Gerashchenko L, Karpova SA, Gerashchenko D. J Neurosci Methods. 2013; 216(2):79-86