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Stickleback is the catch of the day

Whole-genome sequences from a marine fish that has adjusted to life in fresh water give hints about general genetic mechanisms that drive the evolution of adaptations to new environmental niches. See Article p.55

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Hoekstra, H. Stickleback is the catch of the day. Nature 484, 46–47 (2012).

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