Proto-ribosome: a theoretical approach based on RNA relics

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Demongeot, Jacques;
(2017)

We describe in this paper, based on already published articles, a contribution to the theory postulating the existence of a proto-ribosome, which could have appeared early at the origin of life and we discuss the interest of this notion in an evolutionary perspective, t... View more
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