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Harnessing a tiny hairy beast

Nature Methods volume 3, pages 240241 (2006) | Download Citation

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With the goal of using the ciliate Tetrahymena thermophila for biotechnology applications—as a heterologous protein expression system—researchers have identified a copper-inducible and repressible promoter.

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    et al. Metallothionein gene from Tetrahymena thermophila with a copper-inducible-repressible promoter. Eukaryot. Cell 5, 422–425 (2006).

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