Contemporary Materials I−2 (2010)

Contemporary Materials, I−2 (2010)     Page 117 of 123

UDK 539.194:541.135

Mae-Wan Ho*

Institute of Science in Society, 29 Tytherton Road, London N19 4PZ, UK


It has be­en 18 years sin­ce the di­sco­very in my la­bo­ra­tory sug­ge­sting that li­ving or­ga­nisms are dyna­mic li­qu­id crystal­li­ne pha­ses in which all the mo­le­cu­les in the cells and tis­su­es of the body are alig­ned and mo­ving co­he­rently to­get­her, in­clu­ding espe­ci­ally the wa­ter mo­le­cu­les that are in­trin­sic to the li­qu­id crystal­li­ne ma­trix and es­sen­ti­al to the fun­cti­on of mac­ro­mo­le­cu­les. In ef­fect, the or­ga­nism de­pends on a mac­ro­sco­pic qu­an­tum co­he­ren­ce of in­di­vi­du­al mo­le­cu­lar energy mac­hi­nes. 
Re­cent in­ve­sti­ga­ti­ons using a ran­ge of sop­hi­sti­ca­ted spec­tro­sco­pic tec­hni­qu­es ha­ve in­de­ed re­ve­a­led that the li­qu­id crystal­li­ne (hydra­ti­on) wa­ter forms dyna­mi­cally co­he­rent units with pro­te­ins and nuc­le­ic acids, and ena­bles the mac­ro­mo­le­cu­les to fun­cti­on co­he­rently to­get­her.
The sa­me in­ve­sti­ga­ti­ons al­so re­ve­al that ions play the­ir pi­vo­tal ro­le in cel­lu­lar me­ta­bo­lism and sig­nal­ling thro­ugh in­ter­ac­ti­ons with hydra­ti­on wa­ter. De­spi­te the­se ma­jor advan­ces, the ul­ti­ma­te mystery of li­fe re­ma­ins tan­ta­li­zingly beyond our grasp.
Keywords: li­qu­id crystal­li­ne or­ga­nism, qu­an­tum co­he­ren­ce, mo­le­cu­lar energy mac­hi­nes, hydra­ti­on wa­ter, two-sta­tes wa­ter, ko­smo­tro­pe and cha­o­tro­pe, Law of matching wa­ter af­fi­ni­ti­es, mic­ro­do­ma­ins.


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