What tripeptide would be synthesized from the informational strand of DNA with the sequence 5' GTATCCAGT?
The beta-chain of hemoglobin is a protein that contains 146 amino acid residues. What minimunm number of nucleotides must be present in a strand of mRNA that is coded for this protein?
If the informational strand of DNA is 5' GTATCCAGT, then the mRNA synthesized off of the other complimentary template strand would be 5'-GUAUCCAGU.
Therefore, the codons are GUA, UCC and ...
Two DNA questons are explained.