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Crowded genes perform differently

Macromolecular crowding affects the performance and robustness of gene expression in synthetic cellular systems.

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Figure 1: Genetic processes in artificial cells.

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Simmel, F. Crowded genes perform differently. Nature Nanotech 8, 545–546 (2013). https://doi.org/10.1038/nnano.2013.156

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