Title

Reaching Back to Jump Forward: Recent Efforts towards a Systems-Level Hypothesis for an Early RNA World

ACS Citation

Springsteen, G. Reaching Back to Jump Forward: Recent Efforts towards a Systems-Level Hypothesis for an Early RNA World. ChemBioChem 2015, 16 (10), 1411–1413.

Abstract

In the spring of the world: Reductive homologation of cyanidic precursors creates the carbon scaffold for multiple classes of biologically relevant compounds. This chemistry underpins a scenario for the formation of a protometabolism on the way to an RNA world.

Source Name

ChemBioChem

Publication Date

2015

Document Type

Citation

Citation Type

Article