Sami asked in Science & MathematicsBiology · 1 month ago

A gene has a base sequence of GTC. Due to a mutation, the base sequence changes to GTG. Answer the following questions using the codon table?

What are the bases of mRNA coded for by this section of DNA, after the mutation? Hint: In RNA, A pairs with U.  


there is a second part to the question: What amino acid is coded for by this sequence before the mutation? Hint: Use the codon table.

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  • Girl
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    1 month ago
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    The answer is GUG, the amino acid is Val.

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