Sequences as Biological Information: Cells Obey the Laws of Chemistry and Physics

  • David W. Ussery
  • Trudy M. Wassenaar
  • Stefano Borini
Part of the Computational Biology book series (COBO, volume 8)

Keywords

Genetic Code Biological Information Thalassiosira Pseudonana Integration Host Factor Purine Pyrimidine 
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© Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 2009

Authors and Affiliations

  • David W. Ussery
    • 1
  • Trudy M. Wassenaar
    • 2
  • Stefano Borini
    • 3
  1. 1.Department of Systems BiologyThe Technical University of DenmarkLyngbyDenmark
  2. 2.Molecular Microbiology and Genomics ConsultantsZotzenheimGermany
  3. 3.Laboratory of Physical Chemistry Swiss Federal Institute of Technology (ETH)ZurichSwitzerland

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