A parasite's guide to editing scrambled genes

King, David; Concar, David
November 1991
New Scientist;11/9/91, Vol. 132 Issue 1794, p38
Presents a guide to editing scrambled gene. Criticism received by the creed of molecular biology, that DNA encodes RNA which encodes protein; Work on the molecular origins of gene editing by Robert Benne and his colleague at the University of Amsterdam in the Netherlands; Role of RNA in gene editing; Consensus of researchers that extra genetic information is supplied by guide molecules; Theory of some researchers on the origin of RNA editing.


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