desynchronizing : Definition, Usages, News and More
- n the relation that exists when things occur at unrelated times
the stimulus produced a desynchronizing of the brain waves
- v cause to become desynchronized; cause to occur at unrelated times
News & Articles
- VIP Treatment for Jet Lag
A small molecule called VIP, known to synchronize time-keeping neurons in the brain's biological clock, has the startling effect of desynchronizing them at higher dosages, says a research team at Washington University in St. Louis. Neurons knocked for a loop by a burst of VIP are better able to re-synchronize to abrupt shifts in the light-dark cycle like those that make jet lag or shift work so ...
Oct. 31, 2013 - Newswise