Molecular Mechanisms Regulating Temperature Compensation of the Circadian Clock

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Narasimamurthy, Rajesh ; Virshup, David M. (2017)
  • Publisher: Frontiers Media S.A.
  • Journal: Frontiers in Neurology, volume 8 (issn: 1664-2295, eissn: 1664-2295)
  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.3389/fneur.2017.00161/full, doi: 10.3389/fneur.2017.00161, pmc: PMC5406394
  • Subject: 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, ... View more
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