Chemical evolution

The 2018 Nobel Prize in Chemistry

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Darwin's concept of evolution revolutionised biology some 150 years ago and remains a central paradigm of biology. This year's Nobel Prize in Chemistry recognises the application of evolutionary principles at the molecular level, directing molecules to rapidly evolve useful functions.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)14-19
Number of pages6
JournalChemistry in Australia
Issue numberJanuary/February
Publication statusPublished - 2019


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