Codons and anticodons

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How to write codons anf anticodons on DNA?

Codon a series of three adjacent bases in one polynucleotide chain of a DNA or RNA molecule, which codes for a specific amino acid.

Anti codon is a sequence of three adjacent nucleotides located on one end of transfer RNA

How to write anticodons from codons?

The pairing rule is as follows:

A is complementary to U

U is complementary to A

C is complementary to G

G is complimentary to Ccodon antocodon

When writing amino acids make sure to use mRNA codons but not tRNAs.Use the codon table to find the amino acids. Click here for a copy of codon table.

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