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Table 2 Cosinor parameters of the clock genes where a significant curve fit was obtained

From: Developmental and light-entrained expression of melatonin and its relationship to the circadian clock in the sea anemone Nematostella vectensis

Parameter Acrophase Mesor Amplitude
Gene LD Melatonin LD Melatonin LD Melatonin
NvTimeout 13.27 ± 0.32 0.04 ± 1.19 0.0079 ± 0.0008 0.0063 ± 0.0011 0.0049 ± 0.001 0.0042 ± 0.0015
NvCry1a 10.04 ± 0.174 6.24 ± 2.17 0.0066 ± 0.0003 0.0041 ± 0.0005 0.003 ± 0.0003 0.001 ± 0.0007
NvCry1b 13.18 ± 0.17 1.2 ± 1.18 0.011 ± 0.02 0.0144 ± 0.0023 0.007 ± 0.0008 0.0086 ± 0.0031
NvCry2 12.32 ± 1.13 1.11 ± 1.04 0.28 ± 0.033 0.30 ± 0.068 0.14 ± 0.044 0.343 ± 0.091
  1. ‘LD’ refers to animals kept in a light–dark cycle. ‘Melatonin’ refers to animals kept in a constant darkness cycle with melatonin (0.1 μM) supplementation. Values are mean ± SEM for five samples per assay. Bold indicates significant difference.