Selective disadvantage of non-functional protein synthesis inEscherichia coli

  title={Selective disadvantage of non-functional protein synthesis inEscherichia coli},
  author={Ken J. Andrews and George D. Hegeman},
  journal={Journal of Molecular Evolution},
Comparison of growth rates of isogenic strains that synthesize varying levels ofβ-galactosidase during continuous culture on non-inducing medium indicates that synthesis of low levels of non-functional protein has a small but possibly significant effect upon growth rate. 

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