A paper illustrates the action of DNA loop extrusion processes, which serve multiple functions to maintain the genome, with an interesting graphic: gears.
Any evolving system of RNAs would quickly include almost exclusively RNAs that performed no biologically useful actions.
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Glacial meltwater performs unexpected and surprising roles that benefit life on earth.
DeepMind, the AI company that beat human Go gamers with AlphaGo, has made progress in solving the protein folding problem. But who deserves the credit?