Re: [asa] Question on molecular biology and Darwinism

From: gordon brown <Gordon.Brown@Colorado.EDU>
Date: Wed Jul 02 2008 - 18:09:32 EDT

On Wed, 2 Jul 2008, Collin Brendemuehl wrote:

> Yet from a molecular biologist (doppleganger, a PhD in the field) I learn that
> "a single point mutation in one gene altered ALL of those things in the limbs and head of the individual. You do NOT, in fact, need specific mutations to alter every part of a limb. That is just naive folk science."
> It would appear that gene changes might often be significant, and not as the evolutionary models might indicate.

This is certainly not my field, but if this is true, wouldn't it suggest
that someone might have designed it? Of course such an argument would not
be used by many advocates of design because it really doesn't fit their

Gordon Brown (ASA member)

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