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Enhanced: Tweaking the Human Circadian Clock with Light

@inproceedings{Terman1998EnhancedTT,
  title={Enhanced: Tweaking the Human Circadian Clock with Light},
  author={Michael Terman},
  year={1998}
}
Animals show strikingly similar circadian behavioral responses, driven by an internal clock and also reset (or entrained) by light (2). The time-keeping similarities between plants and animals have not been thought to extend to the light receptors (3). Information about chronobiological phototransduction in plants has blossomed, yet the primary visual light-sensitive system in animals--rod or cone photoreceptor molecules--may not be necessary for entrainment at all. But recently animals have… 

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