Biological Clocks

Known as: Biological Clock, Biologic Clock, Clocks, Biological 
The physiological mechanisms that govern the rhythmic occurrence of certain biochemical, physiological, and behavioral phenomena.
National Institutes of Health

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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
The circadian clock nucleus of the mammalian brain is composed of thousands of oscillator neurons, each driven by the cell… (More)
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
Networks of interacting biomolecules carry out many essential functions in living cells, but the ‘design principles’ underlying… (More)
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
Circadian rhythms are driven by endogenous biological clocks that regulate many biochemical, physiological and behavioural… (More)
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
Mice lacking mCry1 and mCry2 are behaviorally arrhythmic. As shown here, cyclic expression of the clock genes mPer1 and mPer2… (More)
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
Many biochemical, physiological and behavioural processes show circadian rhythms which are generated by an internal time-keeping… (More)
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Review
1995
Review
1995
Solving the mechanism of circadian clocks has become an important goal, in part because daily rhythms are running in such a wide… (More)
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Highly Cited
1994
Highly Cited
1994
Circadian rhythms of mammals are timed by an endogenous clock with a period of about 24 hours located in the suprachiasmatic… (More)
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Review
1993
Review
1993
This essay was prompted by the Editor’s invitation to illustrate the excitement and adventure inherent in scientific work while… (More)
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Highly Cited
1988
Highly Cited
1988
In vitro autoradiography with 125I-labeled melatonin was used to examine melatonin binding sites in human hypothalamus. Specific… (More)
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Review
1988
Review
1988
Results of biological and psychosocial studies of depression completed in the last decade have stimulated the need for new… (More)
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