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Forum Invite: 'Where Darwin meets Lamarck?'

Davin C. Enigl enigl at aol.com
Sun Jul 14 09:16:21 EST 2002


On Sun, 14 Jul 2002 02:52:36 GMT, JEDilworth
<bactitech at nospamhortonsbay.com> wrote:

>Why not post your invitation to sci.bio.evolution? Are you REALLY
>getting that many members from a microbiologists, or has this become
>some kind of Mt. Everest type mission of yours to glean members from
>this newsgroup?
>
>Judy Dilworth, M.T. (ASCP)
>Microbiology
>
>Jorolat wrote:
>> 
>> An invitation to view/join "Where Darwin meets Lamarck?" at:
>> 
>> http://groups.yahoo.com/group/evomech/

I think one of the things to be discussed by microbiologist is the
"mechanism-directed-evolution," . . .  in that Lynn Margulis, the best
known evolutionary microbiologist, thinks the mechanism is "aquiring
genomes via symbiogenesis" (e.g., mitochondris and chloroplasts were
once (still are?) bacteria).

So, this *would* be applicable to microbiology.  (I am a former MT
(ASCP) too and I know the above is not taught in my old Med. Tech.
school.)

-- Davin C. Enigl, Astromicrobiologist.
-- Non-Earthcentric AI Life Detection Project (HACCP Validations)
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