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DNA Molecules Display Telepathic Abilities

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posted on Jan, 25 2008 @ 02:44 AM
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DNA Molecules Display Telepathic Abilities


www.foxnews.com

The known interactions that draw the bases together are not the factor bringing these double helixes close.

Double helixes of DNA keep their bases on their insides. On their outsides, they have highly electrically charged chains of sugars and phosphates, which obscure the forces that pull bases together.

Although it looks as if spooky action or telepathic recognition is going on, DNA operates under the laws of physics, not the supernatural.

To understand what researchers conjecture is really happening, think of double helixes of DNA as corkscrews.

The bases that make up a strand of DNA each cause the corkscrew to bend one way or the other.

Double-stranded DNA with identical sequences each result in corkscrews "whose ridges and grooves match up," said researcher Sergey Leikin, a physical biochemist at the National Institute of Child Health and Human Development in Bethesda, Md.

The electrically charged chains of sugars and phosphates of double helixes of DNA cause the molecules to repel each other.

However, identical DNA double helixes have matching curves, meaning they repel each other the least, Leikin explained.

The scientists conjecture such "telepathy" might help DNA molecules line up properly before they get shuffled around.
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posted on Jan, 25 2008 @ 02:44 AM
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This study helps explain how genes get properly shuffled around and matched up thus avoiding errors which lead to cancer or genetic abnormalities. Proper DNA shuffling is essential to sexual reproduction and maintenance of diversity in species.

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posted on Jan, 25 2008 @ 04:07 AM
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Kind of misleading heading.

Yes one line, but I have nothing else to add.



posted on Jan, 25 2008 @ 02:35 PM
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Kind of misleading heading


Hi Al,
Sensationalism in the news, they all do it. But telepathy was mentioned in the article because it has always been a mystery how the unmated/uncombined chromasome can find the other ununited chromasome similar (but not exactly like it) in the biological brew of the fertilized ova. They each have some 40 to 60 other choices (depending on the species) but they almost invariably find the correct mate. Call it what you want but these scientists found clues as to how it is accomplished.

The egg (ova) has half a set of chromasomes, the sperm has the other half a set. How do they all end up in the right place??



posted on Jan, 25 2008 @ 02:43 PM
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Yes, this is a fascinating topic to be sure. I've read where individual cells, seperated from their host, display a measurable reaction when the host is under stress. I believe Cleve Baxter has done some work on this in relation to plant life.




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