There are three kinds of RNA molecules produced during transcription

There are three kinds of RNA molecules produced during transcription

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There are three kinds of RNA molecules produced during transcription:  Messenger RNA (mRNA)  is a single strand of RNA that provides the template used for  sequencing amino acids into a polypeptide. A triplet group of three adjacent nucleotides on the  mRNA, called a  codon,  codes for one specific amino acid. There are 64 possible ways that  four nucleotides can be arranged in triplet combinations (4 × 4 × 4 = 64 possible codons). The  genetic code is a table of information that provides “decoding” for each codon—that is, it  identifies the amino acid specified by each of the possible 64 codon combinations. For  example, the codon composed of the three nucleotides cytosine-guanine-adenine (CGA)  codes for the amino acid arginine. Refer to Figure 5.  How to use the chart: 1.
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