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Unformatted text preview: o Like puzzle pieces: A=T pair can make two hydrogen bonds, C-G pair can make three.-DNA exists as a double helix shape, with the two helices held together through hydrogen bonding. Translation-A sequence of three bases indicates specific amino acids. o Example: AAA = lysine, AAC = asparagines o 3-base sequences called codons-Converting information from nucleotide sequence to amino acid sequence in a protein is translation. o Portion of DNA unwinds o mRNA reads and codes (transcription) o tRNA links amino acids in correct order...
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