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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… 
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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… 
Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
Decoding UGA as selenocysteine requires a unique tRNA, a specialized elongation factor, and specific secondary structures in the… 
Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1995
Highly Cited
1995
The base following stop codons in mammalian genes is strongly biased, suggesting that it might be important for the termination… 
Highly Cited
1991
Highly Cited
1991
SELENOCYSTEINE is incorporated cotranslationally at UGA codons, normally read as stop codons, in several bacterial proteins1,2… 
Highly Cited
1989
Highly Cited
1989
DURING the biosynthesis of selenoproteins in both prokaryotes and eukaryotes, selenocysteine is cotranslationally incorporated… 
Highly Cited
1988
Highly Cited
1988
The biological requirement of the trace element selenium was recognized 40 years ago1. Selenium is incorporated into several… 
Highly Cited
1986
Highly Cited
1986
The gene (fdhF) coding for the selenopolypeptide of the benzylviologen-linked formate dehydrogenase of Escherichia coli was…