Adaptive mutagenesis: a process that generates almost exclusively beneficial mutations

Adaptive mutations are spontaneous mutations that occur in microorganisms during periods of prolonged stress in non-dividing or very slowly dividing populations and that are specific to the environmental challenge that causes that stress. This article reviews the literature on adaptive mutagenesis s...

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Published in:Genetica : An International Journal of Genetics and Evolution, Vol. 102/103, No. 0 (1998), p. 109-125
Main Author: Hall, G.
Format: electronic Article
Language:English
ISSN:1573-6857
Item Description:This revised version was published online in August 2006 with corrections to the Cover Date.
Physical Description:Online-Ressource
DOI:10.1023/A:1017015815643
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