Control of Chromosome Replication in Bacteria

  • R. H. Pritchard

Abstract

The exciting progress that has recently been made in unravelling the replication control mechanisms that determine the copy numbers of several plasmids has been reviewed and updated by several contributors to this volume. In contrast, the control of chromosome replication in bacteria remains largely a closed book.

Keywords

Rifampicin Chloramphenicol Meijer Phenicol 

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© Plenum Press, New York 1985

Authors and Affiliations

  • R. H. Pritchard
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of GeneticsThe University of LeicesterLeicesterEngland

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