Short Fragments from Both Complementary Strands in the Newly Replicated DNA of Bacteriophage SPP-1

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Science  10 Oct 1969:
Vol. 166, Issue 3902, pp. 243-245
DOI: 10.1126/science.166.3902.243


Bacillus subtilis bacteriophage SPP-I has separable complementary DNA strands. Fragments of nascent DNA isolated a very short time after phage infection show that these short chains are complementary to both phage DNA strands, as observed by hybridization techniques.

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