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Research Article

Selection-Driven Gene Loss in Bacteria

  • Sanna Koskiniemi,

    Affiliation: Department of Medical Biochemistry and Microbiology, Uppsala University, Uppsala, Sweden

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  • Song Sun,

    Affiliation: Department of Medical Biochemistry and Microbiology, Uppsala University, Uppsala, Sweden

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  • Otto G. Berg,

    Affiliation: Department of Cell and Molecular Biology, Uppsala University, Uppsala, Sweden

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  • Dan I. Andersson mail

    Dan.Andersson@imbim.uu.se

    Affiliation: Department of Medical Biochemistry and Microbiology, Uppsala University, Uppsala, Sweden

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  • Published: June 28, 2012
  • DOI: 10.1371/journal.pgen.1002787

About the Authors

Sanna Koskiniemi, Song Sun, Dan I. Andersson
Department of Medical Biochemistry and Microbiology, Uppsala University, Uppsala, Sweden
Otto G. Berg
Department of Cell and Molecular Biology, Uppsala University, Uppsala, Sweden

Corresponding Author

Email: Dan.Andersson@imbim.uu.se

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: DIA SK. Performed the experiments: SK SS OGB. Analyzed the data: DIA SK SS OGB. Wrote the paper: DIA SK SS OGB.