By Fred W. Turek, Joseph S. Takahashi (auth.), Joseph S. Takahashi, Fred W. Turek, Robert Y. Moore (eds.)
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From Aschoff, 1979a. ) The dependence of I\J on T has been experimentally evaluated for many different organisms simply by recording their circadian rhythms in light-dark cycles of different periods. Representative examples from a host of studies in vertebrates, insects, and plants are shown in Figure 7. In most of these studies, more extreme zeitgeber periods were evaluated than those shown, but these were unable to generate steady-state entrainment. The range of entrainment turns out to be smaller in most vertebrates than in the insects studied, and is often much wider in plants.
_",I' ,,-...... " ........... '........ '. ,/ •••••• __•• / --. •-t1/1".. / "'-'. " ;y; entrained Figure 6. (A) Entrainment of two oscillations (fast and slow) by the same zeitgeber. (B) Entrainment of an oscillation by zeitgebers of high and low frequency. Here IjI is the phase angle difference between peaks in the oscillation and zeitgeber. (From Aschoff, 1979a. ) The dependence of I\J on T has been experimentally evaluated for many different organisms simply by recording their circadian rhythms in light-dark cycles of different periods.
60 70 .. __- . - Ui' 40 ~ . -. ' ' -_ ... =_. _.. ::.. 1 -~ 30 ad ENTRAINMENT . :- ~ .... : . ;:. :::':'1 '- . :. -. '~ - _3... :. -. _ .. _.. 0--.. 24 time (days) 12 , 24 o 12 24 12 24 time (days) Figure 1. (A) Experimental demonstration of entrainment in a chaffinch, Fringilla coelebs, alternatingly kept in a bright-dim light schedule (LD 12:12) and in constant dim illumination. Double-plotted actogram. (From Aschoff, Daan, and Honma, 1982a, Figure 1). (B) Reentrainment after 12-hour phase shifts of the zeitgeber in a chaffinch.
Circadian Clocks by Fred W. Turek, Joseph S. Takahashi (auth.), Joseph S. Takahashi, Fred W. Turek, Robert Y. Moore (eds.)