polyadenylation

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polyadenylation

[‚päl·ē·ə‚den·ə′lā·shən]
(cell and molecular biology)
The addition of adenine nucleotides to the 3′ end of messenger ribonucleic acid molecules during posttranscriptional modification.
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3] The PABN1 gene, also known as PABP2, encoding the polyadenylate binding protein nuclear 1, has a polyalanine tract in the N-terminal end.
29, cathepsin D, and polyadenylate polymerase (33-37).
Polyadenylate polymerase enzymatic activity in mammary tumor cytosols: a new independent prognostic marker in primary breast cancer.