Mario Capecchi developed a technique to target and mutate genes in mice using homologous recombination.
Why DNA was probably not the driving force of molecular evolution in a pre-biotic environment.
Differences between DNA and RNA and the evolutionary roles carried out by each molecule.
The pre-biotic soup of life and the need to increase molecular concentrations.
Mario Capecchi and members of his lab.
Mario Capecchi and his daughter Misha.
Capecchi in his laboratory.
Mario Capecchi, Distinguished Professor, Eccles Institute of Human Genetics.
Mario Capecchi with his wife, Laurie Fraser, and daughter Misha.