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selenocysteine incorporation

The incorporation of selenocysteine into a peptide; uses a special tRNA that recognizes the UGA codon as selenocysteine, rather than as a termination… Expand
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Highly Cited
2009
Highly Cited
2009
The synthesis of selenoproteins requires the translational recoding of the UGA stop codon as selenocysteine. During selenium… Expand
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Highly Cited
2009
Highly Cited
2009
The selenocysteine insertion sequence (SECIS) element directs the translational recoding of UGA as selenocysteine. In eukaryotes… Expand
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
Decoding UGA as selenocysteine requires a unique tRNA, a specialized elongation factor, and specific secondary structures in the… Expand
Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
Translation of UGA as selenocysteine requires specific RNA secondary structures in the mRNAs of selenoproteins. These elements… Expand
Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
The regulation of translation frequently involves protein-RNA interactions. An intriguing example of this is the alternative… Expand
Highly Cited
1992
Highly Cited
1992
Incorporation of selenocysteine into proteins is directed by specifically ‘programmed’ UGA codons. The determinants for… Expand
Highly Cited
1991
Highly Cited
1991
SELENOCYSTEINE is incorporated cotranslationally at UGA codons, normally read as stop codons, in several bacterial proteins1,2… Expand
Highly Cited
1989
Highly Cited
1989
DURING the biosynthesis of selenoproteins in both prokaryotes and eukaryotes, selenocysteine is cotranslationally incorporated… Expand
Highly Cited
1988
Highly Cited
1988
The biological requirement of the trace element selenium was recognized 40 years ago1. Selenium is incorporated into several… Expand
Highly Cited
1986
Highly Cited
1986
The gene (fdhF) coding for the selenopolypeptide of the benzylviologen-linked formate dehydrogenase of Escherichia coli was… Expand