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Curr Biol. 1995 Feb 1;5(2):97-9.

Evolutionary genetics. Directed mutations slip-sliding away?

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Center for Microbial Ecology, Michigan State University, East Lansing 48824-1325, USA.

Abstract

Adaptive frameshift mutations in the lacZ gene of Escherichia coli are, unusually, nearly all short deletions, perhaps caused by slipped-strand mispairings in mononucleotide runs. But are they directed?

PMID:
7743184
DOI:
10.1016/s0960-9822(95)00023-6
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