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#SFN2019 to 2012: Hiding the facts (7)

Ariel Bazzini linked natural selection for food energy-dependent pheromone-controlled codon optimality to biophysically constrained viral latency via RNA-mediated fixation of amino acid substitutions and sympatric…

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Patented Creation vs Evolution of Disease (5)

The 2019 Nobel Prize in Physics – Tuesday 8 October The 2019 Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine was awarded to researchers who linked God’s…

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Sunlight, hydrophobicity and biodiversity (3)

Ed Yong sneaks up from behind with A New Clue to How Life Originated 8/12/19 A long-standing mystery about early cells has a solution—and it’s…

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Bastardized health care (4)

California festival shooter claimed to be of Iranian and Italian descent 7/30/19 …he invited people to read “Might Is Right,” an 1890 book advocating for…

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The tipping point (revisited): HYL1

Despite all the efforts against it, Sci-Hub grew: currently there are > 400,000 visitors daily, reaching more than half a million sometimes. Biologically uniformed theorists…

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Light and life-sucking black holes (3)

A universal trend of amino acid gain and loss in protein evolution (2/10/2005) Amino acid composition of proteins varies substantially between taxa and, thus, can…

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Olfaction and microRNA signaling constrain longevity (1)

Feedback loops link quantized energy as information to biophysically constrained RNA-mediated protein folding chemistry. Light induced energy-dependent changes link angstroms to ecosystems from classical physics…

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Epic failure of the FDA: Gottlieb resigns (2)

Epic failure of the FDA: Gottlieb resigns (1) We didn’t know it was possible for cells to survive crisis; we didn’t know autophagy is involved…

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Ecological adaptation vs neo-Darwinian nonsense (4)

Kalevi Kull: Organisms can be proud to have been their own designers Cybernetics and Human Knowing vol 7(1), 2000, pp. 45-55 Due to the role…

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Light-activated constrained biodiversity (2)

The food energy-dependent creation of olfactory receptors was addressed in the context of their biophysically constrained losses in: Natural Selection on the Olfactory Receptor Gene…

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