Sleep Unit, Neurological Hospital & CRNL- Neuropain Team

Neuropain Team

Hospital Physician
59 Bd Pinel, F-69677
+33 472357168
+33 472357105
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Research Domain
  • Basic Human
  • Sleep Physiology-Neurophysiology in Human

Laboratory description

Processing of nociceptive information during sleep; thalamo-cortical functionning during sleep

Scalp and intra-cerebral electrophysiology. Somatosensory laser stimulation

Key Publications of the Laboratory:
H. BASTUJI, L. GARCIA-LARREA, F. MAUGUIÈRE. Brain processing of stimulus deviance during slow-wave and paradoxical sleep. A study of human auditory evoked responses using the oddball paradigm. J. Clin Neurophysiol, 1995, 12 : 155-167.
1999-1 H. BASTUJI, L. GARCIA LARREA. Evoked potentials as a tool for the investigation of human sleep. Sleep Medicine reviews, 1999, 3 : 23-45.

1999-2 H. BASTUJI, L. GARCIA LARREA. Sleep-wake abnormalities in patients with periodic leg movements during sleep: factor analysis on data from 24-hours ambulatory polygraphy. Journal of Sleep Research, 1999, 8 : 217-223.

1999-3 F. PERRIN, L. GARCIA LARREA, F. MAUGUIÈRE, H. BASTUJI. A differential brain response to the subject’s own name persists during sleep. Clin. Neurophysiol., 1999, 110 : 2153-2164.

2000-1 F. PERRIN, L. GARCIA LARREA, F. MAUGUIÈRE, H. BASTUJI. Functional dissociation of the early and late portions of human K-complexes. Neuroreport, 2000, 11 : 1637-1640.

2002-1 F. PERRIN, H. BASTUJI, L. GARCIA LARREA. Detection of verbal discordances during sleep. Neuroreport, 2002, 13 : 1345-1349.
H. BASTUJI, F. PERRIN, L. GARCIA LARREA. Semantic analysis of auditory input during sleep : Studies with event related potentials. International Journal of Psychophysiology, 2002, 46 : 243-255.
M. MAGNIN, H. BASTUJI, L. GARCIA LARREA, F. MAUGUIÈRE. What makes dream not reality : role of the thalamic medial pulvinar nucleus. Cerebral Cortex, 2004, 14 : 858-862.

M. REY, H. BASTUJI, L. GARCIA LARREA, P. GUILLEMANT, F. MAUGUIÈRE M. MAGNIN. Human thalamic and cortical activities assessed by dimension of activation and spectral edge frequency during sleep wake cycles. Sleep, 2007, 30 : 907-912.


Title:  PhD

Name:  Stéphanie Mazza

Position:  MCU

Institution:  Laboratoire d’étude des mécanismes cognitifs, Université Lumière Lyon

Title:  PhD MD

Name:  Frédéric Roche

Position:  PHU

Institution:  EA SNA-EPIS, Saint-Etienne