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a specific sequence of three adjacent nucleotides on a strand of DNA or RNA that specifies the genetic code information for synthesizing a particular amino acid

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All 11 patients were of the PRNP codon 129VV genotype, and postmortem examination of brain tissues showed that the patients had a spongiform encephalopathy (4).
We have found an example of the nonsense codon (TGG[right arrow]TGA; Trp[right arrow]Stop) in a Turkish family.
GenScript offers gene synthesis and codon optimization solutions for the present and future of gene patent law and remains committed to supporting innovation.
Initiation occurs when the ribosome binds the start codon in mRNA (AUG) with the amino acid methionine.
Our perspective using rate distortion dynamics, is that such a sequence of broken symmetries corresponds to phase transitions in the underlying error correcting networks through which the codon allocation to amino acids is mainly the outcome of error-correction minimization and efficiency (see [10] and references therein), a scenario that appears relevant to the approach of Ardell and Sella [4, 66, 67].
Data on the evaluation of the Signature([R]) KRAS/BRAF Mutations (RUO*) assay for the simultaneous detection of 12 KRAS mutations in codon 12/13 and BRAF V600E in colorectal cancer FFPE specimens, is compared to the findings with a laboratory-developed test based on PCR and strip hybridization.
The most important genetic risk factor for development of vCJD is homozygosity for methionine on PRNP codon 129, and all but 1 patient with clinical vCJD carry this polymorphism (5).
The most frequently used tools list here including Rare Codon Analysis Tool, Codon Frequency Table, Primer Design, Restriction Enzyme Map Analysis, siRNA design, peptide formula and molecular weight calculater, peptide screening, antigen prediction, PSORT II Prediction, Protein subcellular localization prediction, and et al.
22 ( ANI ): Researchers have developed a new method of vaccine creation for Chikungunya virus (CHIKV) using a technique called large scale random codon re-encoding, which helped them modify nucleic acid composition of the virus without changing encoded viral proteins.
The group's research indicates that the protein in the fungal genus Neurospora they studied, frequency, performs better when the genetic code specifying it has non-optimal codon usage, as is normally found.
Each student is randomly assigned one of four premade sequences that consist of a start codon, three to five additional codons in the middle, and one of the three stop codons at the end, and given a codon-word key.
The codon for the amino acid methionine often serves as a start signal, while three other codons serve as punctuation marks, telling protein construction to "stop.