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Darwinian Selection of Self-Replicating RNA Molecules

  • Christof K. Biebricher

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Molecular biology has brought a wealth of information in support of Darwin’s theory of natural selection. Investigations of the cellular machinery have supplied striking evidence for the unity of life on earth, resulting from its common origin, revealed the molecular basis of the genotype and its propagation, and shown the awesome complexity of its expression into the phenotype.

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Cold Spring Harbor Replication Rate Base Transition Nucleoside Triphosphate Darwinian Selection 
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  • Christof K. Biebricher
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  1. 1.Max-Planck-Institut für Biophysikalische ChemieGöttingenFederal Republic of Germany

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