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New role for protein family could provide path to how crop traits are modified
September 18, 2013
This material is available primarily for archival purposes. Telephone numbers or other contact information may be out of date; please see current contact information at media contacts.Pioneering new research from a team of Indiana University Bloomington biologists has shown for the first time, that a protein which has been long known to be critical for the initiation of protein synthesis in all organisms can also play a role in the regulation of gene expression in some bacteria, and probably land plants as well.Full Story
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