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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.

2014-04-18 14:18:55

Fruit flies are pretty predictable when it comes to scheduling their days, with peaks of activity at dawn and dusk and rest times in between.

2014-04-16 10:13:27

All organisms, from mammals to fungi, have daily cycles controlled by a tightly regulated internal clock, called the circadian clock.

2014-04-01 15:15:55

To improve recovery for heart attack patients, hospitals should maintain normal day and night cycles for those patients during the first few days after the attack.

2014-03-17 00:22:09

Achieves Steady Business Growth and Significant Progress in Market Development HONG KONG, March 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- SINOPEC Engineering (Group) Co., Ltd.

Circadian Rhythm Key Treating Metabolic Disorders
2014-01-29 12:57:38

New therapies for obesity and diabetes could be developed based on a study that looks at circadian rhythms and the body's internal clock.

Health Effects Of Jet Lag Night Shift
2014-01-21 14:07:33

Sleep and systems biology researchers from the University of Surrey found that jet lag or working the late shift could have a significant impact on health.

2014-01-15 14:20:42

Researchers at the University of Cincinnati (UC) have identified key molecular components linking circadian rhythms and cell division cycles in Neurospora crassa, providing insights that could lead to improved disease treatments and drug delivery.

2013-12-20 10:34:33

A high-fat diet affects the molecular mechanism controlling the internal body clock that regulates metabolic functions in the liver.

Tricking Algae's Biological Clock Boosts Production Of Drugs And Biofuels
2013-11-07 13:15:53

Tricking algae's biological clock to remain in its daytime setting can dramatically boost the amount of valuable compounds that these simple marine plants can produce when they are grown in constant light.


Word of the Day
dapifer
  • One who brings meat to the table; hence, in some countries, the official title of the grand master or steward of the king's or a nobleman's household.
The word 'dapifer' comes from Latin roots meaning 'feast' and 'bearer'.