The circadian clock in the prokaryote Synechococcus RF-1

@article{Huang1995TheCC,
  title={The circadian clock in the prokaryote Synechococcus RF-1},
  author={Tan-Chi Huang and Nathana{\"e}l Grobbelaar},
  journal={Microbiology},
  year={1995},
  volume={141},
  pages={535-540}
}
The term ‘circadian rhythm’ is used to denote an endogenous oscillation in a behavioural or biochemical phenomenon which (1) persists for at least several days under uniform environmental conditions, (2) has a periodicity of about 24 h (circa = approximately; diem = day) and (3) is unique amongst rhythms in living organisms in that it has a period of oscillation that shows a high degree of temperature compensation, so that it changes but little at different constant ambient temperatures… Expand
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