HST.516 Circadian Biology: From Cellular Oscillators to Sleep Regulation
Explores the neurobiology of the brain's circadian clock that regulates the timing and structure of sleep, its interaction with the periodic environment, and the consequences of circadian disruption (in our 24/7 society) on health, performance, and safety. Students must possess an understanding of biological sciences. Follows Harvard FAS calendar.
This class has no prerequisites.
HST.516 will be offered this semester (Spring 2019). It is instructed by C. A. Czeisler.
Lecture occurs 2:00 HV to 5:00 HV on Wednesdays in 10.
This class counts for a total of 12 credits.
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