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Preprints obfuscate facts (2)

See: Preprints obfuscate facts (1) See the preprint: Genetic dissection of assortative mating behavior 3/14/18 See also: PLOSBiology 2/7/19 Ecologically relevant mating cues (sometimes known…

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RNA processing and disease 2019 (1)

Steve Mount Ongenetics, (Univ. of Maryland. Interested in gene structure and function, especially pre-mRNA splicing) wrote: At #BPIRPD2019 Michael Sattler A great story, many vignettes…

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Blood music orchestrates human life (3)

Potential Excessive Testing at Scale: Biomarkers, Genomics, and Machine LearningPotential Excessive Testing at Scale: Biomarkers, Genomics, and Machine LearningPotential Excessive Testing at Scale: Biomarkers, Genomics,…

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The tipping point (revisited): 82,000 publications (1)

“Deadly giant viruses with unknown genes are coming back to life!” Today’s horror story is the same one that science fiction author Greg Bear and…

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The Future of Chemistry
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Light and life at base pair resolution (7)

Conclusion: For comic relief in the context of how the creation of the sun is linked to the Structural diversity of supercoiled DNA, see: All…

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Hide and seek with science facts (8)

Summary: “…the company said that it has achieved resolution of one base pair with its method.” Hide and seek with science facts (7) Food energy-dependent…

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I can’t fix stupid (3)

Summary: Energy-dependent amino acid substitutions prevent the evolution of virus-driven pathology. See also my responses to Theorists Debate How ‘Neutral’ Evolution Really Is Correction added…

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Bottom-up biology

A special issue of Nature extends examples of human idiocy touted by biologically uninformed theorists to claims about: Bottom-up biology How is that a multitude…

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10,000 reasons to believe in biophysical constraints (3)

See: The Darwin Code by Greg Bear Charles Darwin was wise enough not to pin down what he could not see or know, and so,…

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10,000 reasons to believe in biophysical constraints (2)

If you are going to #SFN2018 #SFN, you may need an update on what is known to all serious scientists. For example, compared to theorists,…

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