Cryptochromes

Known as: Cryptochrome, Cryptochrome Proteins, Cryptochromes [Chemical/Ingredient] 
Flavoproteins that function as circadian rhythm signaling proteins in ANIMALS and as blue-light photoreceptors in PLANTS. They are structurally… (More)
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1986-2018
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2011
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2011
Mammalian metabolism is highly circadian and major hormonal circuits involving nuclear hormone receptors display interlinked… (More)
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2010
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2010
During fasting, mammals maintain normal glucose homeostasis by stimulating hepatic gluconeogenesis. Elevations in circulating… (More)
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2008
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2008
Although many animals use the Earth's magnetic field for orientation and navigation, the precise biophysical mechanisms… (More)
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2007
Highly Cited
2007
Cryptochrome (CRY) proteins are components of the central circadian clockwork of metazoans. Phylogenetic analyses show at least 2… (More)
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2000
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2000
Light is a crucial environmental signal that controls many photomorphogenic and circadian responses in plants. Perception and… (More)
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1999
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1999
Cryptochromes regulate the circadian clock in animals and plants. Humans and mice have two cryptochrome (Cry) genes. A previous… (More)
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
Circadian clocks are synchronized by environmental cues such as light. Photoreceptor-deficient Arabidopsis thaliana mutants were… (More)
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1998
Highly Cited
1998
A new rhythm mutation was isolated based on its elimination of per-controlled luciferase cycling. Levels of period or timeless… (More)
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
Light is a major environmental signal for circadian rhythms. We have identified and analyzed cry, a novel Drosophila cryptochrome… (More)
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1998
Highly Cited
1998
Single, double, and triple null combinations of Arabidopsis mutants lacking the photoreceptors phytochrome (phy) A (phyA-201… (More)
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