- Created by: bethanythomas101
- Created on: 05-05-18 13:08
Exogenous zeitgebers and the sleep/wake cycle
- Zeitgeber = 'time giver'
- Exogenous zeitgeber = external factors in environment that reset biological clocks through entrainment
- In absence of external cues the clock continues in a pattern
- Can reset the endogenous pacemaker the SCN
- Has an indirect influence on key processes in the body…