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This Week in PLOS

In PLOS Genetics, a research duo from Stanford University presents findings from a whole-genome study of yeast populations adapted to growth under unchanging environmental conditions. By sequencing representatives from Saccharomyces cerevisiae populations grown many generations in constant, sugar-limited conditions, the team tracked down more than 100 mutations that appear to coincide with adaptation by the yeast communities.

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