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Gene families

(noun) Plural form of gene family.

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All DIRECT evidence of evolution available to date is evidence of gene LOSS. Again, I'd like to see citations that show that ALL direct evidence ... and that "Along the lineage leading to humans, 414 (gene) families have expanded and 86 have contracted.....These changes account for ...

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by Cat
Thu Jul 04, 2013 5:05 pm
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: CHALLENGE: Why should there be an “origin of species”?
Replies: 16
Views: 9164

Re: Re:

All DIRECT evidence of evolution available to date is evidence of gene LOSS. Again, I'd like to see citations that show that ALL direct evidence ... and that "Along the lineage leading to humans, 414 (gene) families have expanded and 86 have contracted.....These changes account for ...

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by thoffnagle
Mon Jul 01, 2013 5:35 pm
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: CHALLENGE: Why should there be an “origin of species”?
Replies: 16
Views: 9164

Molecular gene (genome) concept scientifically untenable

For nearly six decades now, biologists have been promoting molecular gene (DNA) as the blueprint of life. The world now believes that it is a chemical ... and can overlap in function with other genes of the same sequence families. “Today, in the era of genomic sequencing and intense effort to identify ...

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by PAWahid
Wed May 02, 2012 4:54 am
 
Forum: Molecular Biology
Topic: Molecular gene (genome) concept scientifically untenable
Replies: 12
Views: 28991

Re: Theories - Origin of Life

Horizontal Gene Transfer and the Tree of Life A common premise of all molecular phylogenetic methods ... extinct and unsampled lineages are taken into consideration. Especially for small gene families the distinction between gene-transfer donor and recipient often is not possible. ...

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by scottie
Fri Jan 13, 2012 2:16 pm
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Theories - Origin of Life
Replies: 562
Views: 929149

Re: Theories - Origin of Life

... in G-C and C-G (collectively GC) and these regions tend to have more genes, and important genome features are dependent on these isochore regions ... of SINEs in rat and mouse Despite the different fates of SINE families, the number of SINEs inserted after speciation in each lineage is ...

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by scottie
Tue Jan 03, 2012 12:15 pm
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Theories - Origin of Life
Replies: 562
Views: 929149
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