Latest Nucleobase Stories
Recent studies published in the journal CELL have all reached a similar conclusion: DNA in eukaryotes may contain a sixth DNA base.
For scientists attempting to understand how the building blocks of RNA originated on Earth, guanine -- the G in the four-letter code of life -- has proven to be a particular challenge.
A team of researchers at The Scripps Research Institute and other institutions has discovered a new way by which DNA repairs itself, a process that is critical to the protection of the genome, and integral to prevention of cancer development.
A British-led study has confirmed for the first time that an important component of early genetic material is extraterrestrial in origin.
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- A winged horse with a single horn on its head; a winged unicorn.