Was There Once an RNA World of Life?

Tom Holroyd tomh at BAMBI.CCS.FAU.EDU
Tue Aug 18 15:18:27 EST 1992

Mmm.  Genes and enzymes evolved later to modulate and regulate
processes that were already going on.  RNA might have been the
first information storage molecule.

But what were those processes like?  Autocatalytic sets?

Tom Holroyd
Center for Complex Systems and Brain Sciences
Florida Atlantic University, Boca Raton, FL 33431 USA
tomh at bambi.ccs.fau.edu

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