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Further examination of the animals' brains revealed abnormally increased activity in neurons within the interpeduncular nucleus.
Heintz, Hatten, and other GENSAT researchers discovered that Gscl is produced by neurons in the interpeduncular nucleus, the brain region that also regulates rapid-eye-movement sleep.