Molecular Mechanisms Regulating Temperature Compensation of the Circadian Clock
Virshup, David M.
- Publisher: Frontiers Media S.A.
Frontiers in Neurology,
(issn: 1664-2295, eissn: 1664-2295)
phosphoswitch | Neurology. Diseases of the nervous system | Neuroscience | RC346-429 | Mini Review | temperature compensation | period2 | circadian clock | phosphorylation
An approximately 24-h biological timekeeping mechanism called the circadian clock is present in virtually all light-sensitive organisms from cyanobacteria to humans. The clock system regulates our sleep–wake cycle, feeding–fasting, hormonal secretion, body temperature, ...