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A Conversation on Definition of Life

DOI:10.1080/073911012010524997, Ramaswamy H. Sarma

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Attempts to Define Life Do Not Help to Understand the Origin of Life

Jack W. Szostak

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Trifonov’s Meta-Definition of Life

Ernesto Di Mauro

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Defining Life: An Exercise in Semantics or A Route to Biological Insights?

Eugene V. Koonin

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Merits and Caveats of Using A Vocabulary Approach to Define Life

Radu Popa

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Self-Generated and Reproducible Dynamics in “Gene Years” Represent Life

Aditya Mittal

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A Minimal or Concise Set of Definition of Life is Not Useful

Bor Luen Tang

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On the Misgivings of Anthropomorphic Consensus Polling in Defining the Complexity of Life

Riahrd Egel

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The Complexity of Life: Can Life be Simply Defined?

Foong May Yeong

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The Role of Logic and Insight in the Search for a Definition of Life

G. A. J. M. Jagers op Akkerhuis

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Life = Self-Reproduction with Variations?

Helen Greenwood Hansma

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Life: Self-Directing with Unlimited Variability on Self-Speeding

Wentao Ma

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Classifying the Properties of Life

Fabrizio Macagno

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Defining Life: Products or Processes?

Robert Root-Bernstein

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Life?

Seema Mishra

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Is A n+1 Definition of Life Useful?

Marc Tessera

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Thermodynamic Inversion and Self-Reproduction with Variations: Integrated View on the Life-Nonlife Border

V. N. Kompanichenko

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Life in Its Uniqueness Remains Difficult to Define in Scientific Terms

Uwe J. Meierhenrich

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Definition by Means of Indefiniteness

Yuri N. Zhuravlev

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The Definition of Life and the Life of a Definition

Yair Neuman

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Definition of Life: Navigation through Uncertainties

Edward N. Trifonov

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Computational Evidence to Inhibition of Human Acetyl Cholinesterase by Withanolide A for Alzheimer Treatment

Abhinav Grover, Ashutosh Shandilya, Vibhuti Agrawal, Virendra S. Bisaria, Durai Sundar

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Modelling and Bioinformatics Analysis of the Dimeric Structure of House Dust Mite Allergens from Families 5 and 21: Der f 5 Could Dimerize as Der p 5

Souad Khemili, Jean Marc Kwasigroch, Tarik Hamadouche, Dimitri Gilis

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Molecular Dynamics Simulation Study Explaining Inhibitor Selectivity in Different Class of Histone Deacetylases

Sundarapandian Thangapandian, Shalini John, Keun Woo Lee

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Unveiling the Unfolding Pathway of F5F8D Disorder-Associated D81H/V100D Mutant of MCFD2 via Multiple Molecular Dynamics Simulations

Adel Hamza1†, Ning-Ning Wei1†2, Trudy Johnson-Scalise, Frederick Naftolin, Hoon Cho, Chang-Guo Zhan,

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Recognition Rules for Binding of Homeodomains to Operator DNA

Yu. N. Chirgadze, V. S. Sivozhelezov, R. V. Polozov, V. A. Stepanenko, V. V. Ivanov

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Evolutionary Patterning of Hemagglutinin Gene Sequence of 2009 H1N1 Pandemic

Rachana Banerjee, Ayan Roy, Fayaz Mahammad, Santasabuj Das, Surajit Basak

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Dynamic and Structural Changes in the Minimally Restructuring EcoRI Bound to a Minimally Mutated DNA Chain

Vigneshwar Ramakrishnan, Srivatsan Jagannathan, Abdul Rajjak Shaikh, Raj Rajagopalan

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Insights into Protein – DNA Interactions, Stability and Allosteric Communications: A Computational Study of Mutsα-DNA Recognition Complexes

Lacramioara Negureanu, Freddie R. Salsbury

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Identification of the Structural Features that Mediate Binding Specificity in the Recognition of STAT Proteins by Dual-Specificity Phosphatases

Christophe Jardin , Heinrich Sticht

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Fast Mapping of Biomolecular Interfaces by Random Spin Labeling (RSL)

Maximilian J. Hartl, Björn M. Burmann, Stefan J. Prasch, Clemens Schwarzinger, Kristian Schweimer, Birgitta M. Wöhrl, Paul Rösch, Stephan Schwarzinger

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SPINE-D: Accurate Prediction of Short and Long Disordered Regions by a Single Neural-Network Based Method

Tuo Zhang, Eshel Faraggi, Bin Xue, A. Keith Dunker, Vladimir N. Uversky, Yaoqi Zhou

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SS-Stabilizing Proteins Rationally: Intrinsic Disorder-Based Design of Stabilizing Disulphide Bridges in GFP

Bogdan S. Melnik, Tatiana V. Povarnitsyna, Anatoly S. Glukhov, Tatyana N. Melnik, Vladimir N. Uversky

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Peculiarities of Copper Binding to α-Synuclein

Atta Ahmad, Colin S. Burns, Anthony L. Fink, Vladimir N. Uversky

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