Quantum selfish gene (biological evolution in terms of quantum mechanics)

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Ozhigov, Yuri I.;
  • Subject: Physics - General Physics | Physics - Biological Physics

I propose to treat the biological evolution of genoms by means of quantum mechanical tools. We start with the concept of meta- gene, which specifies the "selfish gene" of R.Dawkins. Meta- gene encodes the abstract living unity, which can live relatively independently of... View more
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