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Decoding Bacteria's Molecular Militia

News   Nov 30, 2018 | Original Story from The Rockefeller Institute.

 
Decoding Bacteria's Molecular Militia

Researchers have discovered how bacteria manage to destroy enemy DNA, while keeping their own genetic material safe. Credit: The Rockefeller University.

 
 
 

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