Rhythms in Dinoflagellates
Microorganisms, like other plants and animals, have evolved in a periodic environment, where night inexorably alternates with day. As a consequence, and with the same periodicity, the light intensity, temperature, humidity, and other physical factors also vary, and processes in the cell which are dependent on these factors are similarly affected.
KeywordsCircadian Rhythm Dark Period Bright Light Biological Clock Circadian Period
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