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Figure from Jones et al. 2021
Figure from Jones et al. 2018
Figure from Jones and McMahon 2016
Figure from Jones et al. 2015

Full list of publications


Rays Wahba L, Perez B, Nikhil KL, Herzog ED, Jones JR. "Circadian rhythms in multiple behaviors depend on sex, neuropeptide signaling, and ambient light." bioRxiv DOI: 10.1101/2022.08.18.504454.


Jones JR, Chaturvedi S, Granados-Fuentes D, and Herzog ED. "Circadian neurons in the paraventricular nucleus entrain and sustain daily rhythms in glucocorticoids. Nat Commun 12:5763.

Myung J, Nakamura TJ, Jones JR, Silver R, and Ono D. "Development of circadian clock functions." Front Neurosci 15:957.


Jones JR and Herzog ED. "Elucidating wiring diagrams for circadian regulation of hormonal rhythms." In: Biological Rhythms. (Honma K, Honma S, ed.). Sapporo, Japan: Hokkaido University Press.

Jones JR, Tackenberg MC, and McMahon DG. "Optogenetic methods for the study of circadian rhythms." Methods Mol Biol. 2130:325-336.


Jones JR, Simon T, Lones L, and Herzog ED. "SCN VIP neurons are essential for normal light-mediated resetting of the circadian system." J Neurosci 38(37):7986-7995.

Mazuski C, Abel JH, Chen SP, Hermanstyne TO, Jones JR, Simon T, Doyle FJ, and Herzog ED. "Entrainment of circadian rhythms depends on firing rates and neuropeptide release of VIP SCN neurons." Neuron 99(3):555-563.

Tackenberg MC, Jones JR, Page TL, and Hughey JJ. "Tau-independent phase analysis: a novel method for accurately determining phase shifts." J Biol Rhythm 33(3):223-232.


Eban-Rothschild A, Rothschild G, Giardino WJ, Jones JR, and de Lecea L. "VTA dopaminergic neurons regulate ethologically relevant sleep-wake behaviors." Nat Neurosci 19(10):1356-1366.

Jones JR and McMahon DG. "The core clock gene Per1 synchronizes molecular and electrical circadian rhythms." PeerJ 4:e2297.

Li SB, Jones JR, and de Lecea L. "Hypocretins, neural systems, physiology, and psychiatric disorders." Curr Psychiatry Rep 18:7.


Jones JR, Tackenberg MC, and McMahon DG. "Manipulating circadian clock neuron firing rate resets molecular circadian rhythms and behavior." Nat Neurosci 18:373-375.


Brancaccio M, Enoki R, Mazuski C, Jones J, Evans JA, and Azzi A. "Network-mediated encoding of circadian time: the suprachiasmatic nucleus (SCN) from genes to neurons to circuits, and back." J Neurosci 34:15192-15199.

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