Genetic Adaptation: A New Piece for a Very Old Puzzle

John R. Roth

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Abstract

Does stress create mutations or only serve as an agent of natural selection? New experiments reveal effects of transcription and temperature on the response to growth limitation and could help resolve a 150-year-old debate.

Original languageEnglish (US)
JournalCurrent Biology
Volume20
Issue number1
DOIs
StatePublished - Jan 12 2010

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natural selection
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temperature
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  • Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology(all)

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Genetic Adaptation : A New Piece for a Very Old Puzzle. / Roth, John R.

In: Current Biology, Vol. 20, No. 1, 12.01.2010.

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