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chem212-lecturenotes - First question was translation 3 All...

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Lets suppose that life on another planet only usedthe base pairs C and G. What size codons would it need to use to encode the 20 amino acids? 1. 2 2. 3 3. 4 4. 5 ANSWER 2^5 power in order to get 20 WILL BE ON TEST
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Unformatted text preview: First question was translation 3) All amino acids in proteins hav eon type of stereochemistry, “L”. Which amino acid is the only on ehtat can adopt a conformation of the opposite stereochemistry?...
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This note was uploaded on 09/21/2010 for the course ALI 231 taught by Professor Staff during the Fall '08 term at USC.

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