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Ochre codon

The ochre codon is a stop codon encoded by the dna sequence TAA.

Other types of stop codons include the amber codon encoded by the dna sequence tag, and the opal codon encoded by TGA.

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Re: no repeat sequences in exons of genes?

... was at the first exon, it might take over entirely with the first start codon, or its rival start codon might compete for the ribosome thus decreasing ... of the protein synthesis at that first stop codon, unless amber/opal/ochre tRNA's are considered (phew!), or unlikely editing by APOBEC family...(!). ...

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by merv
Mon Oct 03, 2011 1:37 am
Forum: Genetics
Topic: no repeat sequences in exons of genes?
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The Fiber Disease

... so you may want to look further on your own. It has to do with the codon triplets, mainly the "stop codons" in particular. Here is ... UAG is amber , UGA is opal (sometimes also called umber), and UAA is ochre . "Amber" was named after its discoverer Harris Bernstein, ...

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by codon blue
Mon Dec 11, 2006 12:46 pm
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: The Fiber Disease
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