Rhythms of the Heart

New paper examines shifting gears in the circadian clock of the heart

Wiliam G. Gilroy • Date: October 23, 2012

A new study conducted by a team of scientists led by Giles Duffield, assistant professor of biological sciences and a member of the Eck Institute for Global Health at the University of Notre Dame, focuses on the circadian clock of the heart, using cultured heart tissue.

The results of the new study have implications for cardiovascular health, including daily changes in responses to stress and the effect of long-term rotational shift work.

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 by Daily Domer Staff

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