Origin of life: The RNA world

@article{Gilbert1986OriginOL,
  title={Origin of life: The RNA world},
  author={W. Gilbert},
  journal={Nature},
  year={1986},
  volume={319},
  pages={618-618}
}
Sur la base de la decouverte d'activites enzymatiques de certains ARN (chez E. coli au cours de la maturation des ARN+ et chez Tetrahymena avec un exon d'un ARNr a auto-epissage), l'auteur postule un systeme, auto-replicatif a l'origine uniquement compose de molecules d'ARN 
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