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On the role of Cro in lambda prophage induction

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On the role of Cro in lambda prophage induction. / Svenningsen, Sine Lo; Constantino, Nina; Court, Donald L; Adhya, Sankar.

I: Proceedings of the National Academy of Science of the United States of America, Bind 102, Nr. 12, 2005, s. 4465-4469.

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Svenningsen, SL, Constantino, N, Court, DL & Adhya, S 2005, 'On the role of Cro in lambda prophage induction', Proceedings of the National Academy of Science of the United States of America, bind 102, nr. 12, s. 4465-4469. https://doi.org/10.1073/pnas.0409839102

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Svenningsen, S. L., Constantino, N., Court, D. L., & Adhya, S. (2005). On the role of Cro in lambda prophage induction. Proceedings of the National Academy of Science of the United States of America, 102(12), 4465-4469. https://doi.org/10.1073/pnas.0409839102

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Svenningsen SL, Constantino N, Court DL, Adhya S. On the role of Cro in lambda prophage induction. Proceedings of the National Academy of Science of the United States of America. 2005;102(12):4465-4469. https://doi.org/10.1073/pnas.0409839102

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Svenningsen, Sine Lo ; Constantino, Nina ; Court, Donald L ; Adhya, Sankar. / On the role of Cro in lambda prophage induction. I: Proceedings of the National Academy of Science of the United States of America. 2005 ; Bind 102, Nr. 12. s. 4465-4469.

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