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❴BOOKS❵ ⚦ The Tangled Tree: A Radical New History of Life Author David Quammen – Izmirescort.pro In this New York Times bestseller and longlist nominee for the National Book Award our greatest living chronicler of the natural worldThe New York Times David uammen explains how recent discoveries inIn this New York Times bestseller and longlist nominee for the National Book Award our greatest living chronicler of the natural worldThe New York Times David uammen explains how recent discoveries in molecular biology affect our understanding of evolution and lifes history In the mid 1970s scientists began using DNA seuences to reexamine the history of all life Perhaps the most startling discovery to come out of this new fieldthe study of lifes diversity and relatedness at the molecular levelis horizontal gene transfer HGT or the movement of genes across species lines It turns out that HGT has been widespread and important; we now know that roughly eight percent of the human genome arrived sideways by viral infectiona type of HGT In The Tangled Tree the grandest tale in biologyDavid uammen presents the scienceand the scientists involvedwith patience candor and flairNature We learn about the major players such as Carl Woese the most important little known biologist of the twentieth century; Lynn Margulis the notorious maverick whose wild ideas about mosaic creatures proved to be true; and Tsutomu Wantanabe who discovered that the scourge of antibiotic resistant bacteria is a direct result of horizontal gene transfer bringing the deep study of genome histories to bear on a global crisis in public health David uammen proves to be an immensely well informed guide to a complex storyThe Wall Street Journal In The Tangled Tree he explains how molecular studies of evolution have brought startling recognitions about the tangled tree of lifeincluding where we humans fit upon it Thanks to new technologies we now have the ability to alter even our genetic compositionthrough sideways insertions as nature has long been doing The Tangled Tree is a source of wonderuammen has written a deep and daring intellectual adventureThe Boston Globe.

In this New York Times bestseller and longlist nominee for the National Book Award our greatest living chronicler of the natural worldThe New York Times David uammen explains how recent discoveries in molecular biology affect our understanding of evolution and lifes history In the mid 1970s scientists began using DNA seuences to reexamine the history of all life Perhaps the most startling discovery to come out of this new fieldthe study of lifes diversity and relatedness at the molecular levelis horizontal gene transfer HGT or the movement of genes across species lines It turns out that HGT has been widespread and important; we now know that roughly eight percent of the human genome arrived sideways by viral infectiona type of HGT In The Tangled Tree the grandest tale in biologyDavid uammen presents the scienceand the scientists involvedwith patience candor and flairNature We learn about the major players such as Carl Woese the most important little known biologist of the twentieth century; Lynn Margulis the notorious maverick whose wild ideas about mosaic creatures proved to be true; and Tsutomu Wantanabe who discovered that the scourge of antibiotic resistant bacteria is a direct result of horizontal gene transfer bringing the deep study of genome histories to bear on a global crisis in public health David uammen proves to be an immensely well informed guide to a complex storyThe Wall Street Journal In The Tangled Tree he explains how molecular studies of evolution have brought startling recognitions about the tangled tree of lifeincluding where we humans fit upon it Thanks to new technologies we now have the ability to alter even our genetic compositionthrough sideways insertions as nature has long been doing The Tangled Tree is a source of wonderuammen has written a deep and daring intellectual adventureThe Boston Globe.

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