On the Origin and Invariance of the Genetic Assignments as Elementary Semiotic Controls: A Basic Hypothesis
European Journal of Biophysics
Volume 2, Issue 3, June 2014, Pages: 17-28
Received: Jul. 23, 2014;
Accepted: Aug. 3, 2014;
Published: Aug. 10, 2014
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András Balázs, Department of Biological Physics, ELTE TTK Budapest, H – 1117 Pázmány s. 1/A, HUNGARY
In this paper we hope to place the two basic facts of life, constant active self – maintenance and self – reproduction, into a fresh light. The basic idea is considering the genetic assignments as a „biological invariant of motion”, the latter forming a hierarchically produced, „self - constructing”, regressive time inversion symmetry restoration, a closed semantic real – time upbuilding loop. It is, actually, the predetermined future of the biological system. It is this, in fact, what gives birth to the above strange fact of determined self – maintenance and, as its derived consequence, „self” – reproduction, as the symmery attained. It is carried out in a mediated, „weak” self – reference loop, as a natural prerequisite for the invariance of the genetic code as a „biological invariant of motion”. Being an involved and dubious case, as it is usual, we mainly concentrate on its origin. We suppose a special type of quantum measurement as the original assignation mechanism, with a usual concomitant time inversion symmetry breaking. Symmetry restoring, in fact, is a semiotic control process of the genetic code, the process tentatively conceived to be the living (biological) state of matter.
On the Origin and Invariance of the Genetic Assignments as Elementary Semiotic Controls: A Basic Hypothesis, European Journal of Biophysics.
Vol. 2, No. 3,
2014, pp. 17-28.
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