- Origins of introns based on the definition of exon modules and their conserved interfacesAlbert D G de Roos
The Beagle Armada Postbus 964, 4600 AZ Bergen op Zoom, The Netherlands
Bioinformatics 21:2-9. 2005..An interaction of the experimentally defined six-nucleotide splicing consensus sequence together with a limited number of primitive ribozymes can account for a rapid creation of protein diversity...
- The origin of the eukaryotic cell based on conservation of existing interfacesAlbert D G de Roos
The Beagle Armada, Bioinformatics Division, Einsteinstraat 67, 3316GG Dordrecht, The Netherlands
Artif Life 12:513-23. 2006..This new model provides a gradual Darwinistic evolutionary model of the origins of the eukaryotic cell and suggests an inherent ability of an ancestral, primitive genome to induce its own inclusion in a membrane...