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Racemic mixture

Racemic mixture

A mixture of equal amounts of the two stereoisomersof an optically active substance.


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Origin of life

... evidence of abiogenesis. The Miller-Urey experiment proved that a racemic mixture of amino acids could be produced under controlled conditions. It proved nothing more. ...

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by Springer
Wed Jan 25, 2006 4:25 pm
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Origin of life
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Origin of life

... What did Miller actually prove? That a racemic mixture of amino acids can be produced in a laboratory. He proved nothing more. Everything ...

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by mith
Sat Jan 14, 2006 6:04 am
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Origin of life
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Origin of life

... What did Miller actually prove? That a racemic mixture of amino acids can be produced in a laboratory. He proved nothing more. Everything ...

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by Springer
Fri Jan 13, 2006 3:31 pm
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Origin of life
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why only L-amino acids?

You mean why don't they contain a racemic mixture (mixture of L and D isomers). 1) Although no one knows the exist answer it appears that L - amino ...

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by Chris4
Sat Aug 20, 2005 8:47 pm
 
Forum: Molecular Biology
Topic: why only L-amino acids?
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Views: 9400


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