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Problem: What would occur if a mutation caused an aminoacyl-tRNA synthetase to recognize both its normal amino acid and a different one?a. Translation would occur normally.b. All codons would be misread.c. One or more codons would sometimes be misread.d. One or more codons would always be misread.

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What would occur if a mutation caused an aminoacyl-tRNA synthetase to recognize both its normal amino acid and a different one?

a. Translation would occur normally.

b. All codons would be misread.

c. One or more codons would sometimes be misread.

d. One or more codons would always be misread.

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