What selfish genes prefer...

John Altman altman at cmgm.stanford.edu
Fri Feb 19 12:05:00 EST 1993


>I, in turn, am amazed that the concept of the Selfish Gene is always
>accredited to a popular science book as opposed to the work of the authors
>who puplished the original papers:

>Selfish DNA: the ultimate parasite. L.E. Orgel, and F.H.C. Crick. Nature
>vol. 284, 17 april 1980 pp604-607

>Selfish genes, the phenotype paradigm and genome evolution. W. Ford
>Doolittle and Carmen Sapienza. Nature vol. 284, 17 april 1980 pp601-603

>Jason.

Jason,  check the publication date on "Selfish Gene" again.

1. Dawkins, Richard, 1941-
     The selfish gene / Richard Dawkins.  Oxford : Oxford University
Press,
   1976.

				John
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