Plasmid stability is enhanced by higher-frequency pulses of positive selection

Stevenson, C., Hall, J., Brockhurst, M.A. et al. (1 more author) (2018) Plasmid stability is enhanced by higher-frequency pulses of positive selection. Proceedings of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences, 285 (1870). ISSN 0962-8452

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Authors/Creators:
  • Stevenson, C.
  • Hall, J.
  • Brockhurst, M.A.
  • Harrison, E.A.
Copyright, Publisher and Additional Information: © 2017 The Royal Society. This is an author produced version of a paper subsequently published in Proceedings of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences. Uploaded in accordance with the publisher's self-archiving policy.
Keywords: experimental evolution; fluctuating selection; compensatory evolution; horizontal gene transfer; plasmid; mercury resistance
Dates:
  • Published: 10 January 2018
  • Accepted: 4 December 2017
Institution: The University of Sheffield
Academic Units: The University of Sheffield > Faculty of Science (Sheffield) > School of Biological Sciences (Sheffield) > Department of Animal and Plant Sciences (Sheffield)
Funding Information:
FunderGrant number
LEVERHULME TRUST (THE)PLP-2014-242
EUROPEAN COMMISSION - FP6/FP7311490
NATURAL ENVIRONMENT RESEARCH COUNCILNE/P017584/1
Depositing User: Symplectic Sheffield
Date Deposited: 21 Dec 2017 12:58
Last Modified: 22 Feb 2018 09:32
Published Version: https://doi.org/10.1098/rspb.2017.2497
Status: Published
Publisher: The Royal Society
Refereed: Yes
Identification Number: https://doi.org/10.1098/rspb.2017.2497

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