Chapter 14 - Chapter 14 Study Guide The material in this...

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Chapter 14 Study Guide The material in this page is only a guide to help you prepare for the exam. You are responsible for knowing material covered in the class and for having read the relevant chapter in the text. Concepts to know : alpha helix, amino acids, Aminoacilated tRNA,aminoacyl tRNA synthetase, Amino group, beta sheets, Carboxy group,C-terminus, chain-terminating codons, degeneracy, N-terminus, nonsense codons, peptide bond, polypeptides, primary structure,protein, reversion, secondary structure,stop codons,tertiary structure,Quaternary structure, wobble hypothesis . Questions: In a typical amino acid, what are the four items connected to the central carbon? Where does translation take place? The mRNA formed from the repeating tetranucleotide UUAC incorporates only three amino acids, but the use of UAUC incorporates four amino acids. Why? Predict the amino acid sequence produced during translation by the following short theoretical mRNA sequences. Note that the second sequence was formed from the first by a deletion of only
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This test prep was uploaded on 04/18/2008 for the course ANSI 3423 taught by Professor Desilva during the Spring '08 term at Oklahoma State.

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