A bacteriophage nucleus-like compartment shields DNA from CRISPR nucleases – Nature.com

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A bacteriophage nucleus-like compartment shields DNA from CRISPR nucleases – Nature.com

The jumbo phage ΦKZ constructs a proteinaceous nucleus-like compartment around its genome that protects phage DNA from degradation by DNA-targeting immune effectors of the host, including CRISPR–Cas and restriction enzymes.
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