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The Invention of the Genetic Code


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I have always wanted to write a genetic algorithm.

- Corrie Sloot


posted by Corrie Sloot
March 22, 2009 @ 10:36 AM


Something I still don't understand: Why does the chart that shows the matching between the 64 codon classes and the 20 different amino acids include U(racil), which exists among RNA sequences, if Gamow's code was for DNA sequencing? Shouldn't A flopped be T, not U?
posted by Mark Perry
November 2, 2009 @ 6:15 PM


Awesome article.
posted by patrick Campbell
April 26, 2012 @ 4:50 AM

 

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