cap structure

cap structure

A specialised nucleotide structure which consists of a methlyguanosine residue linked by a 5’ to 5’ triphosphate bridge to the mRNA. The cap protects the structure and facilitates transcription initiation.
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Becoming a private Company does not affect the current cap structure of the Company.
By binding to the (7) methylguanosine cap structure of mRNA, eIF4El provides an interface that enables recruitment and engagement of eIF4A and eIF4G with the 40S ribosomal subunit.
The company's scope on the project calls for the creation of a new cargo berthing area and includes the procurement and installation of approximately 5,000 linear feet of combi-wall bulkhead, as well as the concrete cap structure and related bollards, fenders and appurtenances.
While the soft cap structure limits some of the concessionaire's pricing flexibility, it may also help offset some political risk regarding rate increases in a scenario of high congestion.
As a lightweight and simple structure, there is bearing cap structure which supports each bearing independently.
(1)-(3) Despite variations in the extent of methylation important biological consequences of a cap structure appear to correlate with the [N.sup.7]-methyl on the 5'-terminal G and the two pyrophosphoryl bonds that connect [m.sup.7]G in a 5'-5' linkage to the first nucleotide of mRNA.
* An ARPS should be attached to the aircraft with each hook firmly seated on the cap structure of the WL 119 deck.
The concept of a rent cap layered structure under the New Decree is similar to the previous rent cap structure under Decree No.
Translational control is mediated by the 7-methyl-GTP cap structure present at the 5' termini of all eukaryotic mRNAs where multiprotein complexes are formed during translation initiation.
He also picked up the "140 Award" for the best tweet of the year, when he wrote "Amnesty THAT" after scoring 38 points to lead the Lakers to a victory in February over the Dallas Mavericks, whose owner Mark Cuban had hypothetically suggested that the Lakers could use the amnesty clause to waive Bryant and help their salary cap structure.
The GCC Volatility Cap structure has been designed to appeal to both moderate and aggressive investment risk clients.