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    • A Circadian Clock Gene, Cry, Affects Heart Morphogenesis and Function in Drosophila as Revealed by Optical Coherence Microscopy 

      Alex, Aneesh; Li, Airong; Zeng, Xianxu; Tate, Rebecca E.; McKee, Mary L.; Capen, Diane E.; Zhang, Zhan; Tanzi, Rudolph E.; Zhou, Chao (Public Library of Science, 2015)
      Circadian rhythms are endogenous, entrainable oscillations of physical, mental and behavioural processes in response to local environmental cues such as daylight, which are present in the living beings, including humans. ...
    • Optogenetic pacing in Drosophila melanogaster 

      Alex, Aneesh; Li, Airong; Tanzi, Rudolph E.; Zhou, Chao (American Association for the Advancement of Science, 2015)
      Electrical stimulation is currently the gold standard for cardiac pacing. However, it is invasive and nonspecific for cardiac tissues. We recently developed a noninvasive cardiac pacing technique using optogenetic tools, ...