Affiliation: University of California
Roberts L, Leise T, Noguchi T, Galschiodt A, Houl J, Welsh D, et al
. Light evokes rapid circadian network oscillator desynchrony followed by gradual phase retuning of synchrony. Curr Biol. 2015;25:858-67 pubmed publisher
..Individual oscillators in different neuronal subgroups of the circadian circuit show distinct kinetic signatures of light response and phase retuning. ..
Roberts L, Leise T, Welsh D, Holmes T. Functional Contributions of Strong and Weak Cellular Oscillators to Synchrony and Light-shifted Phase Dynamics. J Biol Rhythms. 2016;31:337-51 pubmed publisher
Baik L, Fogle K, Roberts L, Galschiodt A, Chevez J, Recinos Y, et al
. CRYPTOCHROME mediates behavioral executive choice in response to UV light. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2017;114:776-781 pubmed publisher
..CRY and opsin-based external photoreceptor systems cooperate for UV light-evoked acute responses. CRY mediates behavioral avoidance responses related to executive choice, consistent with its expression in central brain neurons. ..
Fogle K, Baik L, Houl J, Tran T, Roberts L, Dahm N, et al
. CRYPTOCHROME-mediated phototransduction by modulation of the potassium ion channel Î²-subunit redox sensor. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2015;112:2245-50 pubmed publisher
..Light activation of CRY is transduced to membrane depolarization, increased firing rate, and acute behavioral responses by the KvÎ² subunit redox sensor. ..