According to article entitled ” Is the genetic code an arbitrary one, or would another code work as well?”
In this article, Douglas Hofstadter claims (hypothesizes) that biological functions will be not affected when we magically replace the known Genetic Code by a new one.
1. Re-state Douglas Hofstadter’s hypothesis and its constraint.
2. What are bases of his claim ?
3. State whether you agree or disagree with his claim and justify your argument.