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Light and the laboratory mouse

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Light exerts widespread effects on physiology and behaviour. As well as the widely-appreciated role of light in vision, light also plays a critical role in many non-visual responses, including regulating circadian rhythms, sleep, pupil constriction, heart rate, hormone release and learning and memory. In mammals, responses to light are all mediated via retinal photoreceptors, including the classical rods and cones involved in vision as well as the recently identified melanopsin-expressing pho...

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Published
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Peer reviewed

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10.1016/j.jneumeth.2017.04.007

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University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
Clinical Neurosciences
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University of Oxford
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MSD
Department:
Clinical Neurosciences
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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
Clinical Neurosciences
Role:
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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
Clinical Neurosciences
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Elsevier Publisher's website
Journal:
Journal of Neuroscience Methods Journal website
Volume:
300
Issue:
2018
Pages:
26-36
Publication date:
2017-04-15
Acceptance date:
2017-04-11
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EISSN:
1872-678X
ISSN:
0165-0270
Language:
English
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pubs:690928
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pubs:690928
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2017-05-16

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