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Genome Shock

Dan Hartl, Sewall Wright, and the Role of "Ecological Opportunity" in Evolution

James A. Shapiro | Posted 11.12.2012 | Science
James A. Shapiro

Molecular analysis of genome regulation and change have uncovered additional pathways for ecological input into the evolutionary process.

Barbara McClintock, Genome Self-Repair and Cell Cognition: A Revolutionary Vision for the Future of Biology

James A. Shapiro | Posted 05.09.2012 | Science
James A. Shapiro

In its early days, molecular biology promised to provide us with an explanation of life in terms of physics and chemistry. However, since the 1960s it has succeeded instead in amazing us with the richness and sophistication of intra- and inter-cellular control and communication networks.