Biological Rhythms (sleep) research

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  • Created on: 04-04-15 16:16

1. When there is less light, more melatonin is produced, when there is more light, serotonin is produced. Who tested this on hamsters?

  • Menaker et al
  • Aschoff and Wever
  • Sabbagh and Barnard
  • Pengelly and Fischer
  • Siffre
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2. Light is the most important zeitgeber. Who tested this by spending six months in a cave, without clocks or natural light as zeitgebers?

  • Siffre
  • Sabbagh and Barnard
  • Pengelly and Fischer
  • Aschoff and Wever
  • Menaker et al

3. Who found that squirrels will hibernate even when kept in laboratory conditions very different from their natural environment?

  • Pengelly and Fischer
  • Sabbagh and Barnard
  • Siffre
  • Aschoff and Wever
  • Menaker et al

4. Who found that travelling east to west (phase delay) seems easier to adapt to than travelling west to east (phase advance)?

  • Siffre
  • Menaker et al
  • Wegman et al
  • Aschoff and Wever
  • Pengelly and Fischer
  • Sabbagh and Barnard

5. Found that when women live together their menstrual cycles may synchronise

  • Menaker et al
  • Siffre
  • Aschoff and Wever
  • Sabbagh and Barnard
  • Pengelly and Fischer

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