Circadian timekeeping in Neurospora crassa and Synechococcus elongatus.

@article{Crosthwaite2011CircadianTI,
  title={Circadian timekeeping in Neurospora crassa and Synechococcus elongatus.},
  author={Susan K. Crosthwaite},
  journal={Essays in biochemistry},
  year={2011},
  volume={49 1},
  pages={37-51}
}
At first, the saprophytic eukaryote Neurospora crassa and the photosynthetic prokaryote Synechococcus elongatus may seem to have little in common. However, in both organisms a circadian clock organizes cellular biochemistry, and each organism lends itself to classical and molecular genetic investigations that have revealed a detailed picture of the… CONTINUE READING