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In Biology

What is codon?

A codon specifies a certain amino acid that makes up the protein. A codon is a sequence of three DNA or RNA nucleotides that corresponds with a specific amino acid or stop sig (MORE)
In Biology

What are start codon and stop codons?

The start codon on a messenger RNA strand marks the start point of translation from RNA to protein. It is nearly invariably AUG (which translates to the amino acid methionine) (MORE)
In Biology

Why is UAG codon called amber codon?

  Answer   The UAG codon is a special kind of codon called a stop codon. There are three types of stop codons: amber, ochre, and opal. UAG is an mRNA codon that is sp (MORE)
In Biology

What is a codon and where are they found?

A sequence of three adjacent nucleotides constituting the genetic code that determines the insertion of a specific amino acid in a polypeptide chain during protein synthesis o (MORE)
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Do DNA have codons?

Yes, DNA has codons. Codons are three nucleotides of DNA which code  for a single amino acid.
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In Grammar

What is a codon used for?

A codon is a 3-nucleotide sequence which codes for an amino acid. This basically means codons help to form polypeptide changes since each one codes for an amino acid. hope tha (MORE)
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What is the relationship between a codon and an anti-codon?

  A codon is the triplet sequence in the messenger RNA (mRNA) transcript which specifies a corresponding amino acid (or a start or stop command). An anticodon is the corre (MORE)

What is codone?

Codone is a pain relief drug that is often used for back pain. This  type of pain medication is used when someone needs long term  relief.
In Biology

Whats a codon?

  three-nucleotide sequences on messenger RNA that codes for a single amino acid.
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In Biology

What is a codon and what does it represent?

Codon refers to a specific sequence comprising 3 adjacent bases  found on various strands of DNA or RNA. It helps in the provision  of genetic code information for a given a (MORE)