How evolution builds genes from scratch

@article{Levy2019HowEB,
  title={How evolution builds genes from scratch},
  author={Adam Levy},
  journal={Nature},
  year={2019},
  volume={574},
  pages={314-316}
}
  • Adam Levy
  • Published 16 October 2019
  • Education, Biology
  • Nature
Scientists long assumed that new genes appear when evolution tinkers with old ones. It turns out that natural selection is much more creative. Scientists long assumed that new genes appear when evolution tinkers with old ones. It turns out that natural selection is much more creative. 

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