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Virolution : the most important evolutionary book since Dawkins' Selfish Gene

Author: Frank Ryan
Publisher: London : Collins, 2009.
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"On Sunday, 12th February, 2001 the code for the entire human genome was finally deciphered. Embedded in the code were large fragments that were directly derived from viruses. These fragments were evidence for the extraordinary role of viruses in the evolution of all life on earth and their vital involvement in a huge range of biological processes. Virolution is the definitive guide to this amazing new field of  Read more...
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Ryan, Frank, 1944-
Virolution
(DLC) 2012418053
(OCoLC)317747594
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Frank Ryan
ISBN: 9780007545278 0007545274
OCLC Number: 891817243
Description: 1 online resource (viii, 390 pages) : illustrations
Responsibility: Frank Ryan.

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The extraordinary role of viruses in evolution and how this is revolutionising biology and medicine.  Read more...

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'Viruses aren't always harmful ... Frank Ryan uses some beautiful examples to illustrate this idea. Worth reading.'BBC Focus

 
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