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Codon, Initiator

Known as: Initiation Codons, Initiator Codon, Codon, Initiation 
A codon that directs initiation of protein translation (TRANSLATION, GENETIC) by stimulating the binding of initiator tRNA (RNA, TRANSFER, MET). In… Expand
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Review
2016
Review
2016
In this review, we provide an overview of protein synthesis in the yeast Saccharomyces cerevisiae The mechanism of protein… Expand
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Highly Cited
2012
Highly Cited
2012
We describe a new computer program, SnpEff, for rapidly categorizing the effects of variants in genome sequences. Once a genome… Expand
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Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
The identification of untranslated regions, introns, and coding regions within an organism remains challenging. We developed a… Expand
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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
MOTIVATION The Glimmer gene-finding software has been successfully used for finding genes in bacteria, archaea and viruses… Expand
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
We have systematically made a set of precisely defined, single-gene deletions of all nonessential genes in Escherichia coli K-12… Expand
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
The number of completely sequenced bacterial genomes has been growing fast. There are computer methods available for finding… Expand
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Highly Cited
1990
Highly Cited
1990
  • Marilyn Kozak
  • Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences…
  • 1990
  • Corpus ID: 8755548
Recognition of an AUG initiator codon in a suboptimal context improves when a modest amount of secondary structure is introduced… Expand
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Highly Cited
1990
Highly Cited
1990
Polypeptide chain elongation factor l a (EF-la) is an eukaryotic counterpart of E. coli EF-Tu which promotes the GTP-dependent… Expand
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Highly Cited
1987
Highly Cited
1987
Sequences flanking the AUG initiator codon influence its recognition by eukaryotic ribosomes. From a comparison of several… Expand
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Highly Cited
1987
Highly Cited
1987
The influence of the nucleotide at position -3 relative to the AUG initiation codon on the initiation of protein synthesis was… Expand
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