Protocells – Bridging Nonliving and Living Matter

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Authors: Steen Rasmussen, Mark A. Bedau, Liaohai Chen, David Deamer, David C. Krakauer, Norman H. Packard, Peter F. Stadler
Publisher: The MIT Press
Genre: Biology
Pages: 723
Language: english
Year: 2008
ISBN 10: 0262182688
ISBN 13: 9780262182683
Series: Unknown
Edition: 1
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Synopsis

Protocells offers a comprehensive resource on current attempts to create simple forms of life from scratch in the laboratory. These minimal versions of cells, known as protocells, are entities with lifelike properties created from nonliving materials, and the book provides...