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The charging of tRNA

Chapter

Abstract

Amino acids are selected in protein synthesis during the aminoacylation of tRNA. This is a two-step reaction composed of activation of the amino acid (Equation (4.1)) followed by its transfer to tRNA (Equation (4.2)).

Keywords

Editing Site tRNA Synthetase Small Amino Acid Correct Substrate Correct Amino Acid 
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