Proteins are composed of a linear string of amino acids, often hundreds in length, and perform all sorts of important tasks in the cell.
“It’s evolution, ain’t nothin’ new. There’s nothing taboo about a sex stew.”
When even Slate turns against a “progressive” event like this weekend’s March for Science, you know something’s wrong.
The idea here is that, in different species, the same damaging mutation can be found in the same pseudogenes.
Chatting with Anika Smith, Dr. Meyer confesses that due to a “stodgy upbringing,” this was his first protest march ever!