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(Permalink) Posted: June 14 2012,14:23   

http://www.astrobio.net/exclusi....on-past

Pretty neat article on research into early formation of ion channels in membranes. The amino acid polymers called 'peptaibols' are small, 5-20 AA, and have channel functionality.

Very interesting that they aren't built by DNA because they use a non-coded AA.

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