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cirkadiánní hodiny
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Circadian Clocks
cirkadiální hodiny
cirkadiánní systém
Circadian Timing System [T759006]
Circadian Clock System [T759054]
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Biological mechanism that controls CIRCADIAN RHYTHM. Circadian clocks exist in the simplest form in cyanobacteria and as more complex systems in fungi, plants, and animals. In humans the system includes photoresponsive RETINAL GANGLION CELLS and the SUPRACHIASMATIC NUCLEUS that acts as the central oscillator.
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[DE] účinky léků
[GE] genetika
[IM] imunologie
[PH] fyziologie
[RE] účinky záření
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