Modelling Biological Rhythms

@article{Roenneberg2008ModellingBR,
  title={Modelling Biological Rhythms},
  author={Till Roenneberg and Elaine Jane Chua and Ric Bernardo and Eduardo Mendoza},
  journal={Current Biology},
  year={2008},
  volume={18},
  pages={R826-R835}
}
With our growing awareness of the complexity underlying biological phenomena, our need for computational models becomes increasingly apparent. Due to their properties, biological clocks have always lent themselves to computational modelling. Their capacity to oscillate without dampening--even when deprived of all rhythmic environmental information--required the hypothesis of an endogenous oscillator. The notion of a 'clock' provided a conceptual model of this system well before the dynamics of… Expand

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