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Synthetic biology: Minimal cell mimicry

Nature Chemistry volume 3, pages 755756 (2011) | Download Citation

The self-reproduction of a giant lipid vesicle has been linked to the replication of encapsulated DNA — a promising combination for the construction of a minimalistic synthetic cell.

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  1. Pier Luigi Luisi and Pasquale Stano are at the Biology Department, University of Roma Tre, Rome, Italy

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