Codon (nucleotide sequence)

Known as: Codon, Codon [Chemical/Ingredient], Codons 
A set of three nucleotides in a protein coding sequence that specifies individual amino acids or a termination signal (CODON, TERMINATOR). Most… (More)
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2016
Review
2016
Premature translation termination leads to a reduced mRNA level in all types of organisms. In eukaryotes, the phenomenon is known… (More)
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2006
Highly Cited
2006
PAL2NAL is a web server that constructs a multiple codon alignment from the corresponding aligned protein sequences. Such codon… (More)
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2000
Highly Cited
2000
Comparison of relative fixation rates of synonymous (silent) and nonsynonymous (amino acid-altering) mutations provides a means… (More)
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2000
Highly Cited
2000
The frequencies of each of the 257 468 complete protein coding sequences (CDSs) have been compiled from the taxonomical divisions… (More)
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1994
Highly Cited
1994
A codon-based model for the evolution of protein-coding DNA sequences is presented for use in phylogenetic estimation. A Markov… (More)
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1987
Highly Cited
1987
A simple, effective measure of synonymous codon usage bias, the Codon Adaptation Index, is detailed. The index uses a reference… (More)
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1986
Highly Cited
1986
Two simple methods for estimating the numbers of synonymous and nonsynonymous nucleotide substitutions are presented. Although… (More)
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1986
Highly Cited
1986
The complete nucleotide sequence (155 844 bp) of tobacco (Nicotiana tabacum var. Bright Yellow 4) chloroplast DNA has been… (More)
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1985
Highly Cited
1985
The sequence of the 16,019 nucleotide-pair mitochondrial DNA (mtDNA) molecule ofDrosophila yakuba is presented. This molecule… (More)
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1981
Highly Cited
1981
The complete sequence of the 16,569-base pair human mitochondrial genome is presented. The genes for the 12S and 16S rRNAs, 22… (More)
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