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read-through

process of TRANSCRIPTION or TRANSLATION continuing beyond the normal termination site, because of the absence or alteration of the usual transcription or translation stop signal of the gene, due for example to MUTATION. Extended transcripts or polypeptides may be formed. Also called terminator read-through.

read-through

transcription DNA or translation of RNA that proceeds past the point of termination because of the absence of a terminal signal.
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After a time living in France in 2002, he again returned to the North East and formed Associated Professional Artists and it was with this company he gained creative successes with Space Jockey and X, employing up to 50 North East-based actors in a variety of workshops and read-throughs, as well as travelling in Europe and the UK to enhance his skills and knowledge.
You can say all you like about read-throughs, that they don't matter, but when you're in a room with 250 people and they're waiting to see what the new Doctor's like, you've got to go for it," he says.
The cast have already been together for two read-throughs around Greg's kitchen table, fuelled by Tunnock's tea cakes.
The Frost/Nixon star and the Basic Instinct actress were among the cast for a live performance of the film on as part of director Jason Reitman's regular series of star-studded read-throughs at the Los Angeles County Museum of Art.
Students from Bolton, Lancaster and Stow do not meet each other, unless they are in a sports camp," Castner said Wednesday, among the chaos of scene read-throughs and song rehearsals.
However, Theron admitted that she found performing read-throughs for her part to be a "huge problem".
From attending their advanced writers' course, then read-throughs, they have helped me turn some longhand scenes hastily scribbled down in the backwaters of Helmand into a polished piece of theatre.
It was also brilliant that Tony Warren, the creator, was at the read-throughs and rehearsals and night shoots.
Patrick Stewart narrates this overview of the four-week rehearsal process, from first read-throughs to opening night.
The genome sequences, released by the Biotechnology and Biological Sciences Research Council (BBSRC), comprise five read-throughs of a reference variety of wheat and give scientists and breeders access to 95% of all wheat genes.
To have been there from the beginning, from the first read-throughs when we knew this thing was amazing, feels great.