Interactions between endocrine and circadian systems.

  title={Interactions between endocrine and circadian systems.},
  author={Anthony H. Tsang and Johanna L. Barclay and Henrik Oster},
  journal={Journal of molecular endocrinology},
  volume={52 1},
In most species, endogenous circadian clocks regulate 24-h rhythms of behavior and physiology. Clock disruption has been associated with decreased cognitive performance and increased propensity to develop obesity, diabetes, and cancer. Many hormonal factors show robust diurnal secretion rhythms, some of which are involved in mediating clock output from the… CONTINUE READING