How many amino acids does the protein contain?

Mar 27th, 2015
KateS
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A gene has four exons with lengths in base pairs (bp) as follows.

Exon 1, transcription start to just before ATG translation initiation codon:     219 bp

Exon 1, from ATG initiation codon to end of segment:282 bp

Exon 2, all:         201 bp

Exon 3, all:             93 bp

Exon 4, beginning through (and including) TGA stop codon:         177 bp

Exon 4, from just after TGA stop codon to polyadenylation site:     405 bp

How many amino acids does the protein contain?


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