François Jacob Quote

If the genetic code is universal, it is probably because every organism that has succeeded in living up till now is descended from one single ancestor. But it is impossible to measure the probability of an event that occurred only once.


The Logic of Life: A History of Heredity (p. 306), Pantheon Books. 1974

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If the genetic code is universal, it is probably because every organism that has succeeded in living up till now is descended from one single...

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If the genetic code is universal, it is probably because every organism that has succeeded in living up till now is descended from one single...

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If the genetic code is universal, it is probably because every organism that has succeeded in living up till now is descended from one single...

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If the genetic code is universal, it is probably because every organism that has succeeded in living up till now is descended from one single...