The chemical basis of biological mutation.

  • David M. Brown
  • Published 1969 in
    Pure and applied chemistry. Chimie pure et…
Since the realisation that the genetic material in living organisms is deoxyribonucleic acid (DNA) [or ribonucleic acid (RNA) in RNA-contaming viruses], the way has, in principle, been open for an attack on the question of the chemical basis of biological mutation. In this paper I wish to draw some conclusions respecting one mutagen, but, more importantly… CONTINUE READING