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Publications by Athel Cornish-Bowden

This page lists the publications by Athel Cornish-Bowden on subjects related to the evolution of macromolecules (1976–1988).

G: Evolution of Macromolecules

Entries shown without index numbers in blue are duplicates of ones with primary classification in other pages, as indicated in square brackets.

G1. A. Cornish-Bowden (1976) The effect of natural selection on enzymic catalysis J. Mol. Biol. 101, 1–9 [ Download PDF ]

G2. A. Cornish-Bowden (1977) Assessment of protein sequence identity from amino acid composition data J. Theor. Biol. 65, 735–742 [ Download PDF ]

G3. A. Cornish-Bowden & A. Marson (1977) Evaluation of the non-randomness of protein compositions J. Mol. Evol. 10, 231–240 [ Download PDF ]

G4. A. Cornish-Bowden (1978) Amino acid compositions provide a reliable guide to sequence similarities Biochem. Soc. Trans. 6, 727–728 [ Download PDF ]

G5. A. Cornish-Bowden (1978) Interpretation of the difference index as a guide to protein sequence similarity J. Theor. Biol. 74, 155–161 [ Download PDF ]

G6. A. Cornish-Bowden (1979) How reliably do amino acid compositions predict sequence similarities between proteins? J. Theor. Biol. 76, 369–386 [ Download PDF ]

G7. A. Cornish-Bowden (1980) Critical values for testing the significance of amino acid composition indexes Anal. Biochem. 105, 233–238 [ Download PDF ]

G8. A. Cornish-Bowden (1980) The random character of protein evolution and its effect on the reliability of phylogenetic information deduced from amino acid sequences and compositions Biochem. J. 191, 349–354 [ Download PDF ]

G9. A. Cornish-Bowden (1981) Interpretation of amino acid compositions Trends Biochem. Sci. 6, 217–219 [ Download PDF ]

G10. A. Cornish-Bowden (1982) Related genes can have unrelated introns Nature 297, 625–626 [ Download PDF ]

G11. A. Cornish-Bowden (1983) Relating proteins by amino acid composition Methods Enzymol. 91, 60–75 [ Download PDF ]

G12. A. Cornish-Bowden (1983) Phenetic methods of classification use information that is disregarded by minimum-length methods J. Theor. Biol. 101, 317–319 [ Download PDF ]

G13. A. Cornish-Bowden (1983) The amino acid compositions of proteins are correlated with their molecular sizes Biochem. J. 213, 271–274 [ Download PDF ]

G14. A. Cornish-Bowden (1984) The prediction of repetitive protein sequences from amino acid compositions: a comment Biochem. J. 217, 340 [ Download PDF ]

G15. A. Cornish-Bowden (1984) No introns in insect globin genes Nature 310, 724 [ Download PDF ]

G16. A. Cornish-Bowden (1985) Are introns structural elements or evolutionary debris? Nature 313, 434–435 [ Download PDF ]

G17. A. Cornish-Bowden (1985) The amino acid sequences of the copper/zinc superoxide dismutases from swordfish and Photobacter leiognathi confirm the predictions made from the compositions Eur. J. Biochem. 151, 333–335 [ Download PDF ]

G18. A. Cornish-Bowden (1988) Convergent evolution of lysozyme sequences? Nature 332, 787–788 [ Download PDF ]

G19. A. Cornish-Bowden (1988) Significance of the purine–pyrimidine motif present in most gene groups J. Theor. Biol. 134, 1–7 [ Download PDF ]

A. Cornish-Bowden (2004) The Pursuit of Perfection Oxford University Press, Oxford (170 pp.) [Monographs, L9]

A. Cornish-Bowden & M. L. Cárdenas (2007) The threat from creationism to the rational teaching of biology Biol. Res. 40, 113–122 [ Download PDF ] [Miscellaneous, K15]

A. Cornish-Bowden & M. L. Cárdenas (2007) La amenaza del creacionismo para la enseñanza racional de la biología (The threat from creationism to the rational teaching of biology) SEBBM No. 153 (September 2007), 8–16 (in Spanish) [ Download PDF ] [Miscellaneous (AJCB), K16, Miscellaneous (MLC), Mm2]

A. Cornish-Bowden (2016) Biochemical Evolution: the Pursuit of Perfection Garland Science, New York & London (280 pp.) [Monographs, L11]