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What is a gene?

Nature volume 441, pages 398401 (25 May 2006) | Download Citation

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The idea of genes as beads on a DNA string is fast fading. Protein-coding sequences have no clear beginning or end and RNA is a key part of the information package, reports Helen Pearson.

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