Circadian Clocks: Unexpected Biochemical Cogs
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Johnson, Carl Hirschie
- Publisher: Elsevier BV
Agricultural and Biological Sciences(all) | Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology(all) | Article
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A circadian oscillation can be reconstituted in vitro from three proteins that cycles with a period of ~24 h. Two recent studies provide surprising biochemical answers to why this remarkable oscillator has such a long time constant and how it can switch effortlessly bet...