BIOLOGICAL CLOCK AND COGNITIVE PROCESSES
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The first part of the article introduces to the problems of biological clock. Explains basic terms, structure and function of the circadian pacemaker. The second part presents a review of the most important research on the circadian cognitive performance rhythms. The theories explaining mechanisms underlying time of day effect are discussed. The postlunch dip has been suggested to be a manifestation of ultradian component of daily oscillations of cognitive processes.
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