Prokaryotic mRNA, provide mutated form

Mar 3rd, 2015
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Give a mutated form of this sequence that is the same length, differs in sequence by only 1 base, but results in a shorter polypeptide. The answer given is as follows:


My questions:

Why was UAAGGAGGU changed to UAAGGAGGU at the beginning of the sequence? Why is the polypeptide shorter in length?

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