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Morgan et al
Mutant Hamsters as evidence for SCN
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Siffre
Stayed in a cave to prove we have an endogous clock
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Folkhard et al
Made 12 people stay in a cave to prove we have an endogous clock
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Ashcoff and Weaver
Made people stay in a WW2 bunker to support body clock
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Recht
Looked at basketball players and Jet lag
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Coren
Studied how not to get jet lag
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Czeisers
Looked at shift workers and how their shift rotation effects health
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Bovin et al
investigated the effects of light on our body clock
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Scher
Looked at how babies start to sleep through the night
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LeProult
Looked at sleep loss as we get older.
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Kruger
Found short wave sleep was linked with reduced immune function
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Peter Tripp
stayed awake for 201 and became agressive
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Randy Gardener
stayed awake for 260 hours and suffered no ill effects
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Kales
Found insomniacs were more likely to internalise problems and develop anxiety
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Thannickalet et al / Sakurai
Suffers of narcolepsy both have low level of hypocretin
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Gregory et al
Found links between mental health caused by family conflicts and insomnia
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