Matrix Representations of Genetic Codes and Human Emotions

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Part of the Advances in Intelligent Systems and Computing book series (AISC, volume 658)


The genetic code is encoded in combinations of the four nucleotides (A, C, G, T) found in DNA and then RNA. DNA defines the structure and function of an organism and contains the complete genetic information. Using the genetic code of the DNA, according to central dogma of molecular biology proteins are formed. In recent years, it has been suggested that our emotions are molecules. The peptides connect to human emotions that influence every move, function and thought. The peptides as information substances bring the messages to all our body cells. In this paper, we present recent advances in genetic code-based matrices generated by RNA bases (A, C, G, U) and then draw a parallel of matrices of emotions generated by primary emotions (Sadness, Happiness, Anger, Fear) = (S, H, A, F) along with facial expressions of markers. This parallel shows a similarity connection between universal genetic codes and the universality of facial expressions for emotions. We further show that the frequency of 64 compound emotions/facial expression markers follow a law of normal distribution.


Genetic code genetic matrix human emotions facial expressions matrix of human emotions 


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Nova Southeastern UniversityFt. LauderdaleUSA
  2. 2.Central China Normal UniversityWuhanChina

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