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Official URL: http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/gb-2004-5-10-117
Most positively selected mutations cause changes in metabolism, resulting in a better-adapted phenotype. But as well as acting on the information content of genes, natural selection may also act directly on nucleic acid and protein molecules. We review the evidence for direct temperature-dependent natural selection acting on genomes, transcriptomes and proteomes.
|Divisions:||Concordia University > Faculty of Arts and Science > Biology|
|Authors:||Hickey, Donal A. and Singer, Gregory AC|
|Journal or Publication:||Genome Biology|
|Date:||30 September 2004|
|Deposited By:||DANIELLE DENNIE|
|Deposited On:||11 May 2011 18:25|
|Last Modified:||11 May 2011 18:25|
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