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An Illustrated Introduction to the Basic Biological Principles

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An Illustrated Introduction to the Basic Biological Principles
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Publisher: arXiv
Number of pages: 107

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Both external environmental selection and internal lower-level evolution are essential for an integral picture of evolution. This paper proposes that the division of internal evolution into DNA/RNA pattern formation (genotype) and protein functional action (phenotype) resolves a universal conflict between fitness and evolvability.

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