readthrough


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readthrough

[′rēd‚thrü]
(genetics)
Transcription beyond a termination sequence due to failure of ribonucleic acid polymerase to recognize the termination codon.
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Even so, some of the text can be a little heavy at times and will take a second readthrough for some people.
Alternatively, upstream initiation and subsequent translational readthrough might serve as a means of preventing harmful overexpression of certain gene products from downstream coding regions.
He added: "It's amazing to think back that, certainly going into the first readthrough, we just never knew that it would go on and do.
Jane Tranter said to me at the Voyage of the Damned readthrough, 'We must have a meeting to discuss the next five years,' and I thought she meant generally with my career in television.
Timor Bassov from the Technion - Israel Institute of technology - enabling selective and safe ribosomal readthrough of premature termination codons for the treatment of nonsense genetic diseases.
The 2013 programme includes a first readthrough for Steve Regan''s new play about Warrington bomb victim Tim Parry and his parents' search for closure; Wirral Ukulele Orchestra; a Poetry Proms afternoon; writing workshops; a traditional tea dance; and the finals of Wirral's Got Talent.
I remember turning up for the readthrough and I felt like a proper TV guy, it was all about us.
The news is negative for Mosenergo shareholders and has a downbeat readthrough for TGK-1, in our view.
When I got the part it was just a oneepisode deal, but there was a sense in the room right from the first readthrough that it was going to be good.
When you're doing a readthrough of a brand new sketch, you're always very wary about who's going to get which part, because whoever takes that character in the first ever readthrough is the person who ends up playing that character.
2005), we assessed readthrough of the UGA codon [with appropriate selenocysteine insertion sequence (SECIS) element in the sense configuration] when COS7 cells were treated with arsenite.