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A chemistry set for life

Nature volume 407, pages 282284 (21 September 2000) | Download Citation

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Small molecules that selectively disrupt the proteins encoded by individual genes could become powerful tools in functional genomics. Trisha Gura explores the nascent but highly promising field of chemical genetics.

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  1. Trisha Gura is a freelance writer in Cleveland, Ohio.

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