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Mathematics and the Genome: References


8. References


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  1. Introduction
  2. Mathematics and Classical Genetics (The Early Days)
  3. Mathematics and Clasical Genetics (1900-1953)
  4. Molecular Genetics (1953-Present)
  5. Near and Far (Strings)
  6. Near and Far (Trees)
  7. The Wider Picture and the Future
  8. References

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