On the Uniqueness of the Standard Genetic Code
AbstractIn this work, we determine the biological and mathematical properties that are sufficient and necessary to uniquely determine both the primeval RNY (purine-any base-pyrimidine) code and the standard genetic code (SGC). These properties are: the evolution of the SGC from the RNY code; the degeneracy of both codes, and the non-degeneracy of the assignments of aminoacyl-tRNA synthetases (aaRSs) to amino acids; the wobbling property; the consideration that glycine was the first amino acid; the topological and symmetrical properties of both codes. View Full-Text
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Zamudio, G.S.; José, M.V. On the Uniqueness of the Standard Genetic Code. Life 2017, 7, 7.
Zamudio GS, José MV. On the Uniqueness of the Standard Genetic Code. Life. 2017; 7(1):7.Chicago/Turabian Style
Zamudio, Gabriel S.; José, Marco V. 2017. "On the Uniqueness of the Standard Genetic Code." Life 7, no. 1: 7.
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