John G McCoy

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Publications

  1. pmc The cognitive cost of sleep lost
    John G McCoy
    VA Boston Healthcare System, Research Service and Harvard Medical School, Department of Psychiatry, 940 Belmont St, Brockton, MA 02301 5596, USA
    Neurobiol Learn Mem 96:564-82. 2011
  2. pmc One week of exposure to intermittent hypoxia impairs attentional set-shifting in rats
    John G McCoy
    VA Boston Healthcare System and Harvard Medical School, Laboratory of Neuroscience, Research 151 C, 940 Belmont Street, Brockton, MA 02301, USA
    Behav Brain Res 210:123-6. 2010
  3. pmc Spatial learning and memory deficits following exposure to 24 h of sleep fragmentation or intermittent hypoxia in a rat model of obstructive sleep apnea
    Christopher P Ward
    VA Boston Healthcare System and Harvard Medical School, Laboratory of Neuroscience, Brockton, MA 02301, USA
    Brain Res 1294:128-37. 2009
  4. pmc Chronic sleep restriction impairs spatial memory in rats
    John G McCoy
    VA Boston Healthcare System, Research Service and Harvard Medical School, Department of Psychiatry, Brockton, Massachusetts, USA
    Neuroreport 24:91-5. 2013
  5. doi request reprint Chronic ramelteon treatment in a mouse model of Alzheimer's disease
    James Timothy McKenna
    VA Boston Healthcare System Harvard Medical School, Brockton, MA 02301 5596, USA
    Arch Ital Biol 150:5-14. 2012
  6. pmc Assessing sleepiness in the rat: a multiple sleep latencies test compared to polysomnographic measures of sleepiness
    James T McKenna
    Department of Psychiatry, VA Boston Healthcare System and Harvard Medical School, Brockton, MA 02301, USA
    J Sleep Res 17:365-75. 2008
  7. ncbi request reprint Experimental sleep fragmentation impairs attentional set-shifting in rats
    John G McCoy
    VA Boston Healthcare System and Harvard Medical School, Brockton, MA 02301, USA
    Sleep 30:52-60. 2007

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Publications7

  1. pmc The cognitive cost of sleep lost
    John G McCoy
    VA Boston Healthcare System, Research Service and Harvard Medical School, Department of Psychiatry, 940 Belmont St, Brockton, MA 02301 5596, USA
    Neurobiol Learn Mem 96:564-82. 2011
    ..Thus, this review concludes with a description of recent neurobiological findings concerning the neuroplastic changes and putative brain mechanisms that may underlie the cognitive deficits produced by sleep disturbances...
  2. pmc One week of exposure to intermittent hypoxia impairs attentional set-shifting in rats
    John G McCoy
    VA Boston Healthcare System and Harvard Medical School, Laboratory of Neuroscience, Research 151 C, 940 Belmont Street, Brockton, MA 02301, USA
    Behav Brain Res 210:123-6. 2010
    ..Instead, the deficit is likely to reflect impaired allocation of attentional resources of the working memory system...
  3. pmc Spatial learning and memory deficits following exposure to 24 h of sleep fragmentation or intermittent hypoxia in a rat model of obstructive sleep apnea
    Christopher P Ward
    VA Boston Healthcare System and Harvard Medical School, Laboratory of Neuroscience, Brockton, MA 02301, USA
    Brain Res 1294:128-37. 2009
    ....
  4. pmc Chronic sleep restriction impairs spatial memory in rats
    John G McCoy
    VA Boston Healthcare System, Research Service and Harvard Medical School, Department of Psychiatry, Brockton, Massachusetts, USA
    Neuroreport 24:91-5. 2013
    ..Thus, CSR impaired spatial memory, but did not affect the rate of learning/acquisition in the water maze...
  5. doi request reprint Chronic ramelteon treatment in a mouse model of Alzheimer's disease
    James Timothy McKenna
    VA Boston Healthcare System Harvard Medical School, Brockton, MA 02301 5596, USA
    Arch Ital Biol 150:5-14. 2012
    ..The ability of long term melatonin treatment to improve cognition and attenuate neuropathology in AD mice did not generalize to this dosage of ramelteon...
  6. pmc Assessing sleepiness in the rat: a multiple sleep latencies test compared to polysomnographic measures of sleepiness
    James T McKenna
    Department of Psychiatry, VA Boston Healthcare System and Harvard Medical School, Brockton, MA 02301, USA
    J Sleep Res 17:365-75. 2008
    ..The rMSLT provided a simple, objective, robust and direct measure of sleepiness that was as effective as conventional polysomnographic measures of sleepiness...
  7. ncbi request reprint Experimental sleep fragmentation impairs attentional set-shifting in rats
    John G McCoy
    VA Boston Healthcare System and Harvard Medical School, Brockton, MA 02301, USA
    Sleep 30:52-60. 2007
    ..To evaluate the effect of experimental sleep fragmentation (sleep interruption; SI) on complex learning in an intradimensional-extradimensional (ID/ED) set-shifting task in rats...