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This highlight was supported by grants from the National Natural Science Foundation of China (81471347, 81771426, and 31500853) and by the Talent-Introducing Project of State Administration of Foreign Experts Affairs of China (X2017008).
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Shao, Y., Lin, J. & Hou, Y. Paraventricular Thalamus as A Major Thalamic Structure for Wake Control. Neurosci. Bull. 35, 946–948 (2019). https://doi.org/10.1007/s12264-019-00364-x