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Research Article

Cryptochrome Mediates Light-Dependent Magnetosensitivity of Drosophila's Circadian Clock

  • Taishi Yoshii,

    Affiliation: University of Regensburg, Institute of Zoology, Regensburg, Germany

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  • Margaret Ahmad,

    Affiliation: Université Paris VI, PCMP, Paris, France

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  • Charlotte Helfrich-Förster mail

    To whom correspondence should be addressed. E-mail: charlotte.foerster@biologie.uni-regensburg.de

    Affiliation: University of Regensburg, Institute of Zoology, Regensburg, Germany

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  • Published: April 07, 2009
  • DOI: 10.1371/journal.pbio.1000086

About the Authors

Taishi Yoshii, Charlotte Helfrich-Förster
University of Regensburg, Institute of Zoology, Regensburg, Germany
Margaret Ahmad
Université Paris VI, PCMP, Paris, France

Corresponding Author

Email: charlotte.foerster@biologie.uni-regensburg.de

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

MA and CH-F conceived and designed the experiments. TY performed the experiments and analyzed the data. CH-F wrote the paper.