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Publications on Cnidarian Circadian Rhythms

Tarrant AM, RR Helm, O Levy, HE Rivera. (2019). Environmental entrainment demonstrates natural circadian rhythmicity in the cnidarian Nematostella vectensis. Journal of Experimental Biology.

Weizman EN, M Tannenbaum, AM Tarrant, O Hakim, O Levy (2019). Chromatin dynamics enable transcriptional rhythms in the cnidarian Nematostella vectensis. PLOS Genetics. 15(11): e1008397. Open Access pdf

Maas AE*, Jones IT*, Reitzel AM, Tarrant AM. (2016). Daily cycle in oxygen consumption by the sea anemone Nematostella vectensis Stephenson. Biology Open, bio-013474. Advance access pdf

Oren M#Tarrant AM#, Alon S, Simon-Blecher N, Elbaz I, Applebaum L, Levy O. (2015) Profiling molecular and behavioral circadian rhythms in the non-symbiotic sea anemone Nematostella vectensis. Scientific Reports 5:11418. DOI:10.1038/srep11418. # These two authors made equal contributions. Link to publisher site, open access

Tarrant AM, Reitzel AM. (2013) Introduction to the symposium—keeping time during evolution: conservation and innovation of the circadian clock. Integrative and Comparative Biology 53(1):89-92. DOI: 10.1093/iccb/ict062. Author’s version, freely available.

Reitzel AM, Tarrant AM, Levy O. (2013) Circadian clocks in the cnidaria: environmental entrainment, molecular regulation, and organismal outputs. Integrative and Comparative Biology. 53(1):118-30. Freely available.

Reitzel AM, Behrendt L, Tarrant AM. (2010) Light entrained rhythmic gene expression in the sea anemone Nematostella vectensis: the evolution of the animal circadian clock. PLoS ONE 5(9):e12805. Electronic access