genetic code

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the ordering of nucleotides in DNA molecules that carries the genetic information in living cells

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Tailored randomization": incomplete or biased diversity is introduced by using degenerate codons encoding a subset of natural amino acids
Diversification: degenerate codons are synthesized using trimer phosphoramidites corresponding to 20 natural amino acids, which exclude stop codons.