Genome Diversity Center
at the Institute of Evolution, University of Haifa
(Since August 2000)
Head: Edward N. Trifonov
Could one reconstruct the origin of life?
Yes, if one starts with the earliest reconstructed steps of the triplet code evolution.
Trifonov, E. N., Tracing Life back to elements,
Physics of Life Reviews 5, 121-132 (2008)
Trifonov, E. N., Gabdank, I., Barash, D, Sobolevsky, Y.,
Primordia vita. Deconvolution from modern sequences,
Origin Life Evol Biosph 36, 559-565 (2006)
Trifonov, E. N., Self-inflicted fear of evolution,
Origin Life Evol Biosph 36, 557-558 (2006)