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Prion biology in the context of bacteria
(Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 2015)
Prions are infectious amyloid aggregates first described in the context of mammalian neurodegenerative diseases collectively known as the transmissible spongiform encephalopathies. Prions have also been uncovered in yeast, ...
Illuminating the function of a master regulator of Caulobacter crescentus gene expression
(Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 2012)
Bacteria must allocate cellular resources required for transcription in a manner that accommodates the temporally regulated expression of functionally specialized gene products and the constitutive synthesis of stable RNAs ...