, Volume 11, Issue 5, pp 14–21 | Cite as

Colin pittendrigh: The lion in winter

  • Russell N. Van Gelder
General Article


Pittendrigh circadian rhythm free-running phase-response curve clock genes 


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© Indian Academy of Sciences 2006

Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of Ophthalmology and Visual SciencesWashington University Medical SchoolSt. Louis.USA
  2. 2.Department of Molecular Biology and PharmacologyWashington University Medical SchoolSt. Louis.USA

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