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A fable of too much too fast

A bacterium and a fungus both use gene sequences that fail to optimize the production of circadian-clock proteins. Two studies reveal different reasons for the advantages of producing less protein. See Letters p.111 & p.116

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Hurley, J., Dunlap, J. A fable of too much too fast. Nature 495, 57–58 (2013).

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