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Research Article

The Challenge of Regulation in a Minimal Photoautotroph: Non-Coding RNAs in Prochlorococcus

  • Claudia Steglich mail,

    Claudia.Steglich@biologie.uni-freiburg.de

    Affiliation: Faculty of Biology, University of Freiburg, Freiburg, Germany

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  • Matthias E. Futschik,

    Affiliation: Institute of Theoretical Biology, Humboldt University, Berlin, Germany

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  • Debbie Lindell,

    Affiliation: Faculty of Biology, Technion – Israel Institute of Technology, Haifa, Israel

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  • Bjoern Voss,

    Affiliation: Faculty of Biology, University of Freiburg, Freiburg, Germany

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  • Sallie W. Chisholm,

    Affiliation: Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States of America

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  • Wolfgang R. Hess

    Affiliation: Faculty of Biology, University of Freiburg, Freiburg, Germany

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  • Published: August 29, 2008
  • DOI: 10.1371/journal.pgen.1000173

About the Authors

Claudia Steglich, Bjoern Voss, Wolfgang R. Hess
Faculty of Biology, University of Freiburg, Freiburg, Germany
Matthias E. Futschik
Institute of Theoretical Biology, Humboldt University, Berlin, Germany
Debbie Lindell
Faculty of Biology, Technion – Israel Institute of Technology, Haifa, Israel
Sallie W. Chisholm
Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States of America

Corresponding Author

Email: Claudia.Steglich@biologie.uni-freiburg.de

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: CS. Performed the experiments: CS. Analyzed the data: CS MEF BV. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: MEF WRH. Wrote the paper: CS DL SWC WRH.