Mutations of Bacteria from Virus Sensitivity to Virus Resistance
This article reported Luria and Delbruck's breakthrough study in which they established that viruses do not induce mutations
in bacteria, but that virus-resisting mutations are spontaneous. Their "fluctuation test" theory demonstrated that
bacteria were ideal subjects for genetic research.
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1943-11 (November 1943)
Luria, Salvador E.
Periodical: Luria, Salvador E., and Max Delbruck. "Mutations of Bacteria from Virus Sensitivity to Virus Resistance." Genetics
28, (November 1943): 491-511. Article. 21 Images.
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