Ryder asked in Science & MathematicsBotany · 9 years ago

What are the three possible codons to code for Isoleucine?

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    AUU, AUC and AUA

    "Isoleucine (abbreviated as Ile or I)[1] is an α-amino acid with the chemical formula HO2CCH(NH2)CH(CH3)CH2CH3. It is an essential amino acid, which means that humans cannot synthesize it, so it must be ingested. Its codons are AUU, AUC and AUA."

    http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Isoleucine

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