Reference for "DNA is an organisms way of making more DNA"

Oswaldo oswaldo at
Wed Feb 2 13:17:41 EST 2000

Although the statement appeared -I belive originally- in R. Dawkin's
"The selfish gene", he does not deserve the credit for the idea because
it is a recasting of Butler's famous aphorism that a hen is simply the
egg's way of making another egg.


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