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reading frame

n.
One of the three possible ways in which an mRNA sequence of nucleotides can be read as a series of base triplets to specify the amino acids in a protein chain.
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Translations
cadre de lecture
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In extreme cases, almost half of all the proteins that were built, used a different reading frame or code than the expected code.
Maximum-likelihood phylogeny of the concatenated open reading frame 1 and 2 nucleotide sequences of hare hepatitis E virus (HEV) strain from Germany (black diamond), related strains from rabbits (bold) and humans, and reference Orthohepevirus A strains, as defined by Smith et al.
(BCP = basal core promoter; Pre-C = pre-core; ORF = open reading frame; PC = pre-core-core; s Ag = surface antigen; nt = nucleotide; aa = amino acid.
PRRSV replication can be significantly suppressed by interrupting formation of the open reading frame 7 (ORF7) gene and organizing nucleocapsid protein N [12-14].
Upon further investigation, the team found that a tumor-suppressor gene, called alternative reading frame (ARF), which is normally suppressed in mouse and human iPSCs, remained active in the mole rat iPSCs.
Primers were designed to generate a product of easily sequenced length (around 650 bases) and be within the open reading frame of each locus greater than 100 base pairs from each end.
An intact LINE-1 sequence measures approximately 6 kb in length and encodes 2 well-recognized proteins, open reading frame 1 protein (ORF1p) and ORF2p (Fig.
In this paper, we developed an alignment-free tool, named as "Lncident" (LncRNAs identification), to rapidly predict lncRNA and messenger RNA (mRNA) utilizing sequence intrinsic composition features and open reading frame information based on support vector machine (SVM).
abortus BAB1 0279 open reading frame (ORF) of genomic island 3 (GI-3).
The research also indicated how these non-random results can be harnessed to produce a desired effect, such as a gene knockout or the reading frame restoration of a disease-causing allele.
Scientists have identified a mutation in a gene called "chromosome 9 open reading frame 72" or C9ORF72.