coding DNA

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Synonyms for coding DNA

sequence of a gene's DNA that transcribes into protein structures

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Unlike coding DNA, non-coding DNA is thought to be devoid of any private data.
Much less is known about the remaining 98 percent of the genome; however, in the 1960s, scientists recognized that some of the non-protein coding DNA regulates when and where genes are turned on and off, and how much protein they produce.
Morphologic analysis and molecular analysis of coding DNA regions and mitochondrial DNA are currently underway.
This capability opens up the potential for a quantum leap in personalized medicine within the near future by dramatically decreasing the time and cost associated with sequencing all coding DNA (the exome) as well as custom-targeted regions within an individual's genome.