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Replication of Chloroplast DNA of Tobacco

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Science  20 May 1966:
Vol. 152, Issue 3725, pp. 1071-1074
DOI: 10.1126/science.152.3725.1071

Abstract

An experimental method has been designed for determining the relative rates of replication of the chloroplast and nuclear DNA's of Nicotiana tabacum. By this method chloroplast DNA in week-old seedlings is being replicated several times faster than nuclear DNA.

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