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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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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
Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
The identification of untranslated regions, introns, and coding regions within an organism remains challenging. We developed a… Expand
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
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
Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
A potent retrovirus packaging cell line named Platinum-E (Plat-E) was generated based on the 293T cell line. Plat-E is superior… 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
  • M. Kozak
  • Journal of molecular biology
  • 1987
  • Corpus ID: 32367051
Sequences flanking the AUG initiator codon influence its recognition by eukaryotic ribosomes. From a comparison of several… Expand
Review
1986
Review
1986
By analyzing the effects of single base substitutions around the ATG initiator codon in a cloned preproinsulin gene, I have… Expand
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Highly Cited
1981
Highly Cited
1981
  • M. Kozak
  • Nucleic acids research
  • 1981
  • Corpus ID: 14544293
Sequences flanking the initiator codon in eukaryotic mRNAs are not random. Out of 153 messages examined, 151 have either a purine… Expand
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Highly Cited
1981
Highly Cited
1981
The complete sequence of the 16,295 bp mouse L cell mitochondrial DNA genome has been determined. Genes for the 12S and 16S… Expand