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Mutational Meltdown in Primary Endosymbionts: Selection Limits Muller's Ratchet

By Julie M. Allen, Jessica E. Light, M. Alejandra Perotti, Henk R. Braig and David L. Reed
Topics: Research Article
Publisher: Public Library of Science
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