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New Genes Essential To Life
2013-06-07 11:53:53

According to a new study, relatively newly acquired genes can quickly become a major part of an organism’s genetic machinery and even essential for life.


Word of the Day
cespitose
  • Growing in low tufty patches.
The word 'cespitose' comes from a Latin word meaning 'turf'.
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