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Genomic Adaptation of Saccharomyces Species to Industrial Environments. / Giannakou, Konstantina; Cotterrell, Mark; Delneri, Daniela.

In: Frontiers in Genetics, Vol. 11, 916, 27.08.2020.

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Giannakou, Konstantina ; Cotterrell, Mark ; Delneri, Daniela. / Genomic Adaptation of Saccharomyces Species to Industrial Environments. In: Frontiers in Genetics. 2020 ; Vol. 11.

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