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- Forbes-Stovall, Jennifer; Howton, Jonathan; Young, Matthew; Davis, Gavin; Chandler, Todd; Kessler, Bruce; Rinehart, Claire A.; Jacobshagen, Sigrid
- Plant physiology and biochemistry 2014 v.75 pp. 14-23
- Chlamydomonas reinhardtii; RNA interference; blue light; circadian rhythm; cryptochromes; eukaryotic cells; photoreceptors; phototaxis; prokaryotic cells; red light; ultraviolet radiation
- ... The unicellular green alga Chlamydomonas reinhardtii has long served as model organism for studies on the circadian clock. This clock is present in all eukaryotes and some prokaryotes allowing them to anticipate and take advantage of the daily oscillations in the environment. Although much is known about the circadian clock in C. reinhardtii, the photoreceptors mediating entrainment of the clock t ...
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