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The Origin and Evolution of the Genetic Code

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The Origin and Evolution of the Genetic Code
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Publisher: MDPI AG
ISBN-13: 9783038427698
Number of pages: 204

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The genetic code is one of the greatest discoveries of the 20th century as it is central to life itself. The origin and evolution of the genetic code remains a mystery despite numerous theories and attempts to understand these. In this Special Issue, experts in the field present their thoughts and views on this topic.

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