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Latest Circadian rhythm Stories

cell division
2014-12-28 17:46:30

Biologists have long-wondered what causes a rapidly-growing cell to split: The size it reaches? Or the length of time it's been growing? Now, they have an answer.

internal clock
2014-12-24 15:09:57

And if he's correct, treatments could modulate reward-seeking behavior, and may be useful in treating addiction, as well as sleep and anxiety disorders.

2014-12-23 23:06:26

A study of Stanford basketball players showed a dramatic athletic performance enhancement with deeper sleep. Banglador, India (PRWEB) December 23, 2014

e-readers
2014-12-23 12:16:58

Even if you're reading a snooze of a text (cough, Grapes of Wrath, cough).

later school start times
2014-08-25 06:59:05

A group of US pediatricians is encouraging middle schools and high schools to delay their start times by as much as an hour to avoid the physical and mental issues that can arise as a result of sleep deprivation.

circadian rhythm
2014-08-21 03:00:40

Researchers at UT Southwestern Medical Center have found a new way that internal body clocks are regulated by a type of molecule known as long non-coding RNA.

astronaut sleep deprivation
2014-08-09 04:53:30

Astronauts tend to suffer from a significant amount of sleep deficiency in the weeks leading up to liftoff and throughout the duration of their missions, according to a new report published in Friday’s edition of The Lancet Neurology.

2014-07-17 12:23:58

Clone collection supports design of more robust plants for future food security LOS ANGELES, July 17, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Researchers have created the first comprehensive

Sedentary Behaviors Keep Night Owls From Regular Exercise Routines
2014-06-04 08:14:54

A new study published in the journal Sleep suggests that night owls are more sedentary and may have a harder time maintaining a regular exercise routine.

2014-05-21 12:26:32

Patients receiving chemical treatment for cancer often suffer fatigue and body weight loss, two of the most worrying effects of this therapy linked to the alteration of their circadian rhythms.


Word of the Day
immane
  • Monstrous in size or character; huge; prodigious; monstrously perverse, savage, cruel, etc.
The word 'immane' comes from the Latin word 'immanis', 'enormous'.
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