periodicity

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periodicity

[‚pir·ē·ə′dis·əd·ē]
(mathematics)
The property of periodic functions.
(cell and molecular biology)
The number of base pairs in one turn of the deoxyribonucleic acid duplex.
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However, prior usage of statin did not impact circadian periodicity of AMI.
On the other hand, some studies have revealed that different circadian periodicity of AMI results from not only ethnic differences but also patients' characteristics and lifestyle (15).
Because the concentrations of salivary amylase and CA VI show high correlation and follow the similar circadian periodicity, analysis of serum CA VI concentration could be a useful tool in the differential diagnosis of patients with increased serum amylase concentrations.

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