Table of Contents
Chapter 1. Introduction to the Circadian Clock
Mustafa Can Güler
Chapter 2. The Mammalian Circadian Clocks: Clock Genes and Circadian Transcriptional Mechanisms
Chapter 3. Hormonal Rhythm.
Gül Akar and Fatma Şengül
Chapter 4. The Circadian Regulation and DNA Damage
Saime Sezer Sondas
Chapter 5. The Human Circadian Clock: Sleep Homeostasis and Sleep Disorders.
Meryem Pelin and Havva Sert
Chapter 6. The Metabolic Clock: Rhythmicity of Metabolic Processes, Circadian Disruption, and Diseases.
Chapter 7. The Circadian Immune System: Circadian Regulation of Innate Immunity and Adaptive Immunity.
Mehmet Akif Gun
Chapter 8. The Aging Clock.
Dilek Arslan Ateşşahin and Yusuf Muhammed Durna
Chapter 9. The Circadian Rhythm and Light Influence on Skin Health and Disorders
Chapter 10. The Circadian Control of the Cardiovascular System and Cardiovascular Diseases
Chapter 11. The Circadian Clock in Neuroinflammation and Neurogenetic Disorders
Zeynep Birsu Cincin and Soner Sahin
Chapter 12. Dysfunctional Circadian Clock and Mood Disorders
Mehmet Buğrahan Gürcan, Zeynep Nur Demirok and Erdoğdu Akça
Chapter 13. The Connection of Circadian Clock to Gastrointestinal Diseases.
Chapter 14. Pediatric Circadian Clock Disorders
Chapter 15. Impact of Light and Circadian Clock on the Reproductive Health.
Sena Özcan Yıldırım and Merve Kavak Balgetir
Chapter 16. The Retinal Circadian Clock: Retinal Health and Retinal Disorders.
Chapter 17. Physiopathology of Allergic Diseases and Their Relation to Circadian Rhythm
Gül Şahika Gökdemir
Chapter 18. Roles of Light and the Circadian Rhythm in Response to Viral, Bacterial, and Parasitic Infections
Aydan Çevik Varol
Chapter 19. Roles of Light and the Circadian Rhythm in Cancer Pathogenesis
Chapter 20. Recent Advances in Chronotherapeutic Applications