chronobiology

(redirected from chronobiological)
Also found in: Dictionary, Encyclopedia.
Related to chronobiological: chronobiology, Biological rhythm

chronobiology

 [kron″o-bi-ol´ah-je]
the scientific study of the effect of time on living systems and of biological rhythms. adj., adj chronobiolog´ic, chronobiolog´ical.

chron·o·bi·ol·o·gy

(kron'ō-bī-ol'ō-jē),
That aspect of biology concerned with the timing of biologic events, especially repetitive or cyclic phenomena in individual organisms.
[chrono- + G. bios, life, + logos, study]

chronobiology

/chron·o·bi·ol·o·gy/ (kron″o-bi-ol´ah-je) the scientific study of the effect of time on living systems and of biological rhythms.chronobiolog´icchronobiolog´ical

chronobiology

(krŏn′ō-bī-ŏl′ə-jē)
n.
The study of the effects of time and rhythmical phenomena on life processes.

chron′o·bi·o·log′ic (-ə-lŏj′ĭk), chron′o·bi·o·log′i·cal (-ĭ-kəl) adj.
chron′o·bi·o·log′i·cal·ly adv.
chron′o·bi·ol′o·gist n.

chronobiology

the study of the effects of time on living systems.
Pharmacology The formal study of the effects of circadian rhythms on the timing of illness and therapy
Physiology The formal study of circadian rhythms on physiologic and pathologic events

chronobiology

Pharmacology The formal study of the effects of circadian rhythms on the timing of illness, and therapy Physiology The formal study of circadian rhythms on physiologic and pathologic events. See Biorhythm, Chronotherapy, Circadian rhythm.

chron·o·bi·ol·o·gy

(kron'ō-bī-ol'ŏ-jē)
That aspect of biology concerned with the timing of biologic events, especially repetitive or cyclic phenomena.
[chrono- + G. bios, life, + logos, study]

chronobiology,

n the study of effects of time and cycles in biological systems.

chronobiology

the scientific study of the effect of time on living systems and of biological rhythms.
References in periodicals archive ?
Morningness/eveningness chronobiological assessment of Dental students: chronotype.
Chronobiological rhythms in onset of massive pulmonary embolism in Iranian population.
The chronotherapy of corticosteroids: A practical application of chronobiological findings to clinical and hospital nursing.
chronobiological correlates, endocrinological aspects, children's issues, and current and emerging therapies for migraine prevention and treatment, among other topics).
So that was our epiphany moment, when we first intuited the chronobiological or cyclic psychobiological basis of Erickson's success with therapeutic hypnosis.
The hypothalamus and interconnected brainstem areas are likely to represent the neural sites responsible for the chronobiological features of some headaches (30).
In addition to genetic aspects, there are chronobiological disorders secondary to other factors, such as ageing (32); stress (33) chronotype (morningness or eveningness) (34); and organic diseases (35).
The disruption in chronobiological rhythms, the loss of one hour's sleep and the resulting sleep disturbance are the probable causes, they say.
After adjusting for seasonality and demographic factors, researchers found that holidays were associated with significantly higher rates of ischemic stroke emergencies regardless of subjects' sex or age, according to a report in the September 2008 issue of the journal Chronobiological International.
Our method may raise objections, given that results could be influenced by chronobiological factors pertaining to diurnal variations in CrCl.
Comments: A chronobiological skin energizer that triggers cell metabolism by stimulating calcium release and enhancing the energy reserves.
Biology is represented with chronobiological and specific questions relating to mistletoe host trees.