Chronobiology: Biological Timing in Health and Disease book cover

Chronobiology: Biological Timing in Health and Disease

This special volume of Progress in Molecular Biology and Translational Science focuses on chronobiology.

Audience
Researchers in molecular biology and translational science

Hardbound, 376 Pages

Published: August 2013

Imprint: Academic Press

ISBN: 978-0-12-396971-2

Reviews

  • PRAISE FOR THE SERIES
    "Full of interest not only for the molecular biologist-for whom the numerous references will be invaluable-but will also appeal to a much wider circle of biologists, and in fact to all those who are concerned with the living cell."--BRITISH MEDICAL JOURNAL


Contents

    1. The Suprachiasmatic Nucleus and the Circadian Timing System
      Robert Y. Moore
    2. Epigenetic Control and the Circadian Clock
      Kristin Eckel-Mahan and Paolo Sassone-Corsi
    3. Diversity of Human Clock Genotypes and Consequences
      Luoying Zhang, Louis J. Ptáček, and Ying-Hui Fu
    4. Peripheral Circadian Oscillators: Time and Food
      Ruud Buijs, Roberto Salgado, Elizabeth Sabath, and Carolina Escobar
    5. Circadian Clocks, Food Intake and Metabolism
      Etienne Challet
    6. Control of Sleep and Wakefulness in Health and Disease
      Jamie M. Zeitzer
    7. Circadian Rhythms, Sleep Deprivation and Human Performance
      Namni Goel, Mathias Basner, Hengyi Rao, and David F. Dinges
    8. Timing, Sleep, and Respiration in Health and Disease
      Gordon F. Buchanan
    9. The Circadian Clock in Cancer Development and Therapy
      Loning Fu and Nicole M. Kettner
    10. Health Consequences of Circadian Disruption in Humans and Animal Models
      Jennifer A. Evans and Alec J. Davidson
    11. Sleep and Circadian Rhythm Disruption in Social Jetlag and Mental Illness
      Russell G. Foster, Stuart N. Peirson, Katharina Wulff, Eva Winnebeck, Céline Vetter, and Till Roenneberg

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