Title

Circadian rhythms: timing the sense of smell

UMMS Affiliation

Department of Neurobiology; Emery Lab; Francis Lab

Publication Date

7-8-2008

Document Type

Article

Subjects

Animals; *Biological Clocks; *Circadian Rhythm; Drosophila; Drosophila Proteins; G-Protein-Coupled Receptor Kinase 2; Olfactory Receptor Neurons; *Smell

Disciplines

Neuroscience and Neurobiology

Abstract

It is well established that Drosophila olfaction is under circadian control, yet the mechanisms underlying this temporal regulation have remained elusive. The kinase GPRK2 has now been identified as a critical link between the circadian clock and olfactory responses.

Rights and Permissions

Citation: Curr Biol. 2008 Jul 8;18(13):R569-71. Link to article on publisher's site

Journal/Book/Conference Title

Current biology : CB

Related Resources

Link to Article in PubMed

PubMed ID

18606130