A Possible Effect of the Magnetic Field Upon the Genetic Code

  • Madeleine F. Barnothy


A book on biomagnetism would be incomplete if it did not mention— at least in a qualitative way—a further mechanism and its relation to biomagnetic phenomena. P.O. Löwdin1 has drawn attention to the fact that the quantum mechanical effect of proton tunneling may show up in some processes in which biological amplification plays a role.


Genetic Code Double Helix Lone Electron Pair Untreated Mouse Nucleotide Base 
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© Plenum Press 1964

Authors and Affiliations

  • Madeleine F. Barnothy
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  1. 1.College of PharmacyUniversity of IllinoisUSA

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