Continual reproduction of self-assembling peptide nanospheres

Last updated 18th Oct 2017
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A pinboard by Roberto Javier Brea Fernandez

Postdoctoral Scholar, University of California, San Diego

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Autocatalytic self-assembling peptides shed light on life’s chemical origins

Central role of self-replication

One of the essential features of life is self-reproduction, which occurs both on the molecular scale through the replication of genetic polymers (DNA, RNA), as wel...