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University of Washington Bacteria Gene Evolution Lab Researchers

Caption: This image shows the University of Washington Department of Microbiology team for the Nature paper, "Accelerated gene evolution through replication-transcription conflicts," in front of a microbiology history timeline: Sandip Paul, Houra Merrikh, Evgeni Sokurenko, Sujay Chattopadhyay, and Samuel Million-Weaver.

Credit: Christopher Merrikh

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