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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Strong evidence has suggested that there is a circadian periodicity of acute coronary event, with the highest rate between 8:00 A.M.
Although the benefit of statins has been shown to decrease AMI (5), their effects on the circadian periodicity of AMI have not been evaluated.
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.
Circadian periodicity in salivary carbonic anhydrase VI concentration.

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