A quantum-theoretical approach to the phenomenon of directed mutations in bacteria (hypothesis).

@article{Ogryzko1997AQA,
  title={A quantum-theoretical approach to the phenomenon of directed mutations in bacteria (hypothesis).},
  author={V. Ogryzko},
  journal={Bio Systems},
  year={1997},
  volume={43 2},
  pages={
          83-95
        }
}
  • V. Ogryzko
  • Published 1997
  • Mathematics, Medicine, Biology, Physics
  • Bio Systems
The Darwinian paradigm of biological evolution is based on the independence of genetic variations from selection which occurs afterwards. However, according to the phenomenon of directed mutations, some genetic variations occur mostly when the conditions favorable for their growth are created. I propose that the explanation of this phenomenon should not rely on any special 'mechanism' for the appearance of directed mutations, but rather should be based on the principles of quantum theory. I… Expand
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