ochre codon


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o·chre co·don

the termination codon UAA.
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o·chre co·don

(ō'kĕr kō'don)
The termination codon UAA.
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ochre codon

One of the three CODONS that causes termination of protein synthesis. A stop codon. It is the triplet UAA (uracil, adenine, adenine).
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ochre codon

one of three NONSENSE CODONS in the GENETIC CODE consisting of the mRNA bases UAA
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