Special Issue

The transition from constraint to regulation at the origin of life

Submission Deadline: 30 December 2014
Articles: 3
Special Issue Editor
Guest Editor
David L. Abel
The Origin of LIfe Science Foundation, Inc., Department of ProtoBioCybernetics/ProtoBioSemiotics, Director, The Gene Emergence Project
Expertise: 1 publication, 1 grant
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Keywords
Aging
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Published Papers (3 papers)
Open Access
Review
The transition from constraint to regulation at the origin of life
Terrence W. Deacon, Alok Srivastava, Joshua Augustus Bacigalupi
Frontiers in Bioscience-Landmark Volume 19 Issue 6, pp.945-957
Managing Editor: David L. Abel
DOI: 10.2741/4259 Published: 01 June 2014
Open Access
Article
Emergence of life: from functional RNA selection to natural selection and beyond
Jeffrey Tze-Fei Wong
Frontiers in Bioscience-Landmark Volume 19 Issue 7, pp.1117-1150
Managing Editor: David L. Abel
DOI: 10.2741/4271 Published: 01 June 2014
Open Access
Review

Materials for the onset. A story of necessity and chance

Raffaele Saladino, Giorgia Botta, Samanta Pino, Giovanna Costanzo, Ernesto Di Mauro
Frontiers in Bioscience-Landmark Volume 18 Issue 4, pp.1275-1289
Managing Editor: David L. Abel
DOI: 10.2741/4179 Published: 01 June 2013