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Trypanosoma brucei brucei (TBB) belongs to the unicellular parasitic protozoa organisms, specifically to the Trypanosoma genus of the Trypanosomatidae class. A variety of different vertebrate species can be infected by TBB including humans and animals. Under particular...

["Biochemistry","Bioinformatics","Computational Biology","Evolutionary Studies","Parasitology"]
doi:10.7287/peerj.preprints.2775v1
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Studying the evolutionary history of life’s molecules - DNA, RNA, and protein - reveals nature-based solutions to real-world problems. We discuss an approach to applied molecular evolution that is well-known within the field but may be unfamiliar to a wider audience....

["Biochemistry","Bioinformatics","Computational Biology","Evolutionary Studies","Computational Science"]
doi:10.7287/peerj.preprints.1293v1
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The serpin superfamily is characterized by proteins that fold into a conserved tertiary structure and exploits a sophisticated and irreversible suicide-mechanism of inhibition. Vertebrate serpins can be conveniently classified into six groups (V1-V6), based on...

["Aquaculture, Fisheries and Fish Science","Biochemistry","Evolutionary Studies","Genetics","Genomics"]
doi:10.7287/peerj.preprints.1126v1
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Tlusty's topological analysis of the genetic code suggests ecosystem changes in available metabolic free energy that predated the aerobic transition enabled a punctuated sequence of increasingly complex genetic codes and protein translators, protein folding codes,...

["Biochemistry","Cell Biology","Evolutionary Studies","Molecular Biology"]
doi:10.7287/peerj.preprints.308v1
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