preprint reviews by Donald Fordsyke

The CRISPR Spacer Space Is Dominated By Sequences From The Species-Specific Mobilome

Sourced from http://biorxiv.org/content/early/2017/05/12/137356.

Sergey A. Shmakov, Vassilii Sitnik, Kira S. Makarova, Yuri I. Wolf, Konstantin V. Severinov, Eugene Koonin

Review posted on 19th May 2017

THE VIRUS-VIRUS ARMS RACE

The authors mention the virus-host arms race, but not the virus-virus (in common host) arms race (1). Thus, they seek to "improve our understanding of the evo...

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