Origins of life: The cooperative gene

Journal name:
Nature
Volume:
491,
Pages:
48–49
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DOI:
doi:10.1038/nature11635
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The origin of life on Earth remains one of the great unsolved mysteries. A new study suggests that cooperation among molecules could have contributed to the transition from inanimate chemistry to biology. See Articlep.72

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  1. James Attwater and Philipp Holliger are at the MRC Laboratory of Molecular Biology, Cambridge CB2 0QH, UK.

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