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Bacteria's Defense Against Phage Therapy Uncovered

News   May 07, 2020 | Original story from the Singapore-MIT Alliance for Research and Technology

 
Bacteria's Defense Against Phage Therapy Uncovered

By replacing oxygen with sulfur in the DNA backbone to make a phosphorothioate modification, bacteria protect their DNA from invading viruses without changing the genetic code. Credit: Singapore-MIT Alliance for Research and Technology

 
 
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