Crystal basis model: Codon-Anticodon interaction and genetic code evolution

@article{Sciarrino2014CrystalBM,
  title={Crystal basis model: Codon-Anticodon interaction and genetic code evolution},
  author={A. Sciarrino and P. Sorba},
  journal={P-Adic Numbers, Ultrametric Analysis, and Applications},
  year={2014},
  volume={6},
  pages={257-274}
}
  • A. Sciarrino, P. Sorba
  • Published 5 June 2014
  • Biology
  • P-Adic Numbers, Ultrametric Analysis, and Applications
Imposing a minimum principle in the framework of the so called crystal basis model of the genetic code, we determine the structure of the minimum set of 22 anticodons which allows the translational-transcription for animal mitochondrial code. The results are in very good agreement with the observed anticodons. Then, we analyse the evolution of the genetic code, with 20 amino acids encoded from the beginning, from the viewpoint of codon-anticodon interaction. Following the same spirit as above… 
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