Molecular Evolution Activities

1965
Zuckerkandl and Pauling christen the Molecular Clock
Although Emile Zuckerkandl had articulated the idea of the molecular clock earlier, in their paper,"Evolutionary Divergence and Convergence in Proteins," for the 1965 Evolving Genes and Proteins Conference, Zuckerkandl and Linus Pauling coined the term "molecular clock."
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Michael Dietrich
 
Proposal of the Molecular Clock
From Tomoko Ohta's Top Ten List of Significant Events in Molecular Evolution

-- Molecular Evolution Staff-October 9, 2002



Pauling and Zuckerkandl -- a molecular clock
From James Crow's Top Ten List of Significant Events in Molecular Evolution

-- Michael Dietrich-February 6, 2003