"The" genetic code?

Kenneth M. Weiss, Anne V. Buchanan

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The DNA-based code for protein through messenger and transfer RNA is widely regarded as the code of life. But genomes are littered with other kinds of coding elements as well, and all of them probably came after a supercode for the tRNA system itself.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)6-11
Number of pages6
JournalEvolutionary anthropology
Issue number1
StatePublished - Jan 2005

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Anthropology


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