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Circadian Photoreception: Spotlight on the Brain

Lockley, S.W. and Gooley, J.J. (2006) Circadian Photoreception: Spotlight on the Brain Current Biology, 16 (18). R795-R797.

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In addition to its visual function, the mammalian eye detects light for a range of behavioral and physiological responses that are separate and apart from sight. Recent studies have begun to shed light on the areas of the brain that respond to such 'non-visual' photoreception in the human eye. © 2006 Elsevier Ltd. All rights reserved.

Item Type: Article
Authors :
Gooley, J.J.
Date : 2006
DOI : 10.1016/j.cub.2006.08.039
Uncontrolled Keywords : melanopsin, opsin, circadian rhythm, eye, human, light, metabolism, nuclear magnetic resonance imaging, photostimulation, phototransduction, physiology, short survey, visual system function, Circadian Rhythm, Eye, Humans, Light, Magnetic Resonance Imaging, Ocular Physiology, Opsin, Photic Stimulation, Phototransduction, Mammalia
Depositing User : Clive Harris
Date Deposited : 17 Jun 2020 01:57
Last Modified : 17 Jun 2020 01:57

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