How a brain keeps its cool

Elife. 2017 May 30;6:e28109. doi: 10.7554/eLife.28109.


Temperature-sensing neurons in the Drosophila brain cooperate with the central circadian clock to help regulate body temperature.

Keywords: D. melanogaster; DN2 neurons; PDF neurons; body temperature; circadian rhythms; neuroscience; temperature preference behavior; thermosensory neurons.

Publication types

  • Comment

MeSH terms

  • Animals
  • Brain
  • Circadian Rhythm
  • Drosophila
  • Drosophila Proteins*
  • Neurons
  • Neuropeptides*
  • Temperature


  • Drosophila Proteins
  • Neuropeptides