Irwin Feinberg

Position Title
Professor of Medical Psychiatry

Unit
Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, School of Medicine

Sleep Research Laboratory, School of Medicine
Bio

Profile Introduction

Human/animal sleep: effects of maturation, aging and glutamate neurotransmission

Research Interests

Human/animal sleep: effects of maturation, aging and glutamate neurotransmission

Degrees

  • 1955 MD Psychiatry New York University

Publications

Feinberg I, HC Thodes, HT Chugani, and JD March. 1990. Gamma distribution model describes maturational curves for delta wave amplitude, cortical metabolic rate, and synaptic density. J Theor Biol. 142:149-161

Feinberg I, T Maloney, and JD March. 1992. Precise conservation of NREM Period 1 (NREMP1) delta across naps and NREM/REM alternation. Sleep. 15(5):400-403

Campbell IG and I Feinberg. 1993. Dissociation of delta EEG amplitude and incidence in rat NREM sleep. Brain Res Bull. 30:143-147