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Source The Common Genetic Code
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Copyright © 2001 WGBH Educational Foundation and Clear Blue Sky Productions, Inc.
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Title The Common Genetic Code
Description Paul Nurse demonstrated that a strain of yeast with a defective gene could use the human version of that gene to repair itself. That we not only share a common genetic code with other organisms, but that we actually share specific genes, is powerful evidence of our common ancestry. Footage from Secret of Life: "Immortal Thread."
Movie Type Documentary
Movie Content Equipment/Apparatus, People At Work
Subject Genetics, Methods, Molecular
ID 22095
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