Resilient circadian oscillator revealed in individual cyanobacteria

@article{Mihalcescu2004ResilientCO,
  title={Resilient circadian oscillator revealed in individual cyanobacteria},
  author={Irina Mihalcescu and Weihong Hsing and Stanislas Leibler},
  journal={Nature},
  year={2004},
  volume={430},
  pages={81-85}
}
Circadian oscillators, which provide internal daily periodicity, are found in a variety of living organisms, including mammals, insects, plants, fungi and cyanobacteria. Remarkably, these biochemical oscillators are resilient to external and internal modifications, such as temperature and cell division cycles. They have to be ‘fluctuation (noise) resistant’ because relative fluctuations in the number of messenger RNA and protein molecules forming the intracellular oscillators are likely to be… Expand
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