The Influence of Circadian-Related Genes, Sleep, and Seasonality on Dietary Intake and Cardiometabolic Traits.

Dashti, Hassan.
2017-04-14T13:33:14.983Z

Abstract: Background: The circadian clock governs numerous aspects of human physiology including sleep/wake cycle, eating behavior, and metabolism. This autonomous system is entrainable by external cues including light exposure and dietary intake. Circadian-related genetic polymorphisms and short sleep duration have been associated with increased risk for cardiometabolic diseases. Objectives: To f... read more

Subjects
Gerald J. & Dorothy R. Friedman School of Nutrition Science and Policy.
Permanent URL
http://hdl.handle.net/10427/010835
ID: tufts:20308
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