News tagged with circadian

Scientists Discover Hunger's Timekeeper

( -- Researchers at Columbia and Rockefeller Universities have identified cells in the stomach that regulate the release of a hormone associated with appetite. The group is the first to show that these cells, ...

dateAug 28, 2009 in Medical research
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Final pieces to the circadian clock puzzle found

Researchers at the UNC School of Medicine have discovered how two genes – Period and Cryptochrome – keep the circadian clocks in all human cells in time and in proper rhythm with the 24-hour day, as well as the seasons. ...

dateSep 14, 2014 in Biotechnology
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