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Richard Axel refutes theistic evolution

Natural common descent driven by natural mutation (at protein, cis-regulatory & epigenetic levels) channeled by selection (natural, sexual, purifying etc), taking place over the last…

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microRNA-mediated sex differences (1)

For recent support of our claims from 23 years ago, see: Sexual dimorphism of miRNA signatures in feto-placental endothelial cells is associated with altered barrier…

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Viral latency vs secular humanism (1)

“The single biggest threat to man’s continued dominance on this planet is the virus.” – Dr. Joshua Lederberg, Nobel Prize for Physiology or Medicine, 1958…

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Lewis Thomas (revisited): 90K (1)

“I should think we might fairly gauge the future of biological science, centuries ahead by estimating the time it will take to reach a complete…

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The tipping point (revisited) 90K (4)

Three recently published articles sow the seeds of discontent linked to the social media storm of complaints about celebrity pseudoscientist, Neil deGrasse Tyson. Could the…

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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 (3)

Bastardized health care (2) Ken M Are you implying jvkohl is not educated because he advocated for Muslims? Ken M You mentioned the low education…

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Bastardized health care (2)

The current print issue of America’s 1st Freedom (Volume 20 No. 8, August, 2019) Official Journal of the NRA, leads to suggestions that “gun control”…

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The tipping point (revisited): G6PD

Glucose-6-phosphate dehydrogenase is indispensable in embryonic development by modulation of epithelial-mesenchymal transition via the NOX/Smad3/miR-200b axis (1/9/18) Excerpt: The proposed mechanism concerning G6PD and the…

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Constraints on microRNAs: Buried in patents

Theme: MicroRNAs are the pre-mRNAs from the past. That fact has since been buried in the patent on RNA-interference (aka RNA-guided human genome engineering). Pheromones…

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