In Lab

Setting Up a Wheel-Running Experiment

This video presents the practical considerations for setting up a rodent wheel-running experiment and explains how the instrumentation works.

Performing a Wheel-Running Experiment

This video shows how data are collected and the environmental conditions are controlled during a wheel-running experiment.

Analyzing Data from a Wheel-Running Experiment

This video demonstrates the computer programs that are used to extract and transform the raw data for analysis by researchers.

Understanding the Actogram

In this video Dr. Michael Gorman of UC San Diego breaks down how running-wheel data are plotted in an actogram and how to interpret this type of _gure.

Interviews with Circadian Researchers

Interviews with members of the M. Gorman lab who participated in videos 1-4.

Luciferase Reporters for Mammals in Circadian Research

This in-lab video was produced by members of the BioClock Studio Winter 2016 at UC San Diego and shows the use of luciferase reporters in mice for circadian research.

Luciferase Reporters for Cyanobacteria in Circadian Research

This in-lab video was produced by members of the BioClock Studio Winter 2016 at UC San Diego and shows the use of luciferase reporters in cyanobacteria for circadian research.