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Discovery boosts theory that life on Earth arose from RNA-DNA mix

LA JOLLA, CA December 29, 2020 – Chemists at Scripps Research have made a discovery that supports a surprising new view of how life originated on our planet. In a study published in the chemistry journal Angewandte Chemie, they demonstrated that a simple compound called diamidophosphate (DAP), which was plausibly present on Earth before life arose, could […]