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Programs of Gene Action and Progressive Evolution

  • Emile Zuckerkandl
Part of the Advances in Primatology book series (volume 62)

Abstract

Structural genes and their products have captured much of the attention of a number of contributors to this volume on molecular anthropology. It seems to me that, in addition, we must not fail to discuss the role of gene regulation and of genetic regulatory networks in evolution, in particular with respect to conditions that paved the way to man.

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Structural Gene Polypeptide Chain Gene Program Controller Gene Parallel Evolution 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Emile Zuckerkandl
    • 1
    • 2
    • 3
  1. 1.Marine Biological LaboratoryWoods HoleUSA
  2. 2.CNRSParisFrance
  3. 3.Linus Pauling Institute for Science and MedicineMenlo ParkUSA

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