A modular platform was developed to generate designer condensates with tunable material properties for selective partitioning. These programmable assemblies can regulate bacterial plasmid expression and inheritance but will find a broad array of applications, including in eukaryote systems.
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Onuchic, P., Boeynaems, S. You’re in then you’re out. Nat Chem Biol (2023). https://doi.org/10.1038/s41589-022-01254-6