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    I have a few things I need help with on protein synthesis

    say I have the following DNA:

    GCTTCT
    CGAAGA

    will this code for 2 amino acids or 4? I think its 2 but just to be 100%

    the mrna will be GCUUCU for the first strand

    the TRNA will have anticodons CGA and AGA.

    my second question is will the 2 amino acids on the TRNA be Arg-Arg or Ala-Ser?

    http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/DNA_codon_table
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    (Original post by helpme456)
    I have a few things I need help with on protein synthesis

    say I have the following DNA:

    GCTTCT
    CGAAGA

    will this code for 2 amino acids or 4? I think its 2 but just to be 100%

    the mrna will be GCUUCU for the first strand

    the TRNA will have anticodons CGA and AGA.

    my second question is will the 2 amino acids on the TRNA be Arg-Arg or Ala-Ser?

    http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/DNA_codon_table
    Yes this codes for 2 amino acids.
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    it's the mRNA sequence called the codon that determines the amino acid. So it should be Ala-Ser
 
 
 
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