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The nucleotide sequence of the A-protein gene of bacteriophage MS2 has been determined and a model for its secondary structure is proposed. Also the amino acid sequence of the A-protein has been almost completely elucidated.

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  1. Laboratory of Molecular Biology, State University of Ghent, Ledeganckstr. 35, B—9000, Ghent, Belgium

    • W. Fiers
    • , R. Contreras
    • , F. Duerinck
    • , G. Haegmean
    • , J. Merregaert
    • , W. Min Jou
    • , A. Raeymakers
    • , G. Volckaert
    •  & M. Ysebaert
  2. Laboratory of Histology and Genetics, State University of Ghent, Ledeganckstr. 35, B—9000, Ghent, Belgium

    • J. Van de Kerckhove
    • , F. Nolf
    •  & M. Van Montagu

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