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Problem: Write all possible codons recognized by each of the following anticodons.a) Anticodon: 5'- UGA -3'    Codon 5'- ___ -3'    Codon 5'- ___ -3'b) Anticodon: 5'- AUU -3'     Codon 5'- ___ -3'c) Anticodon: 5'- IAG -3'    Codon 5'- ___ -3'    Codon 5'- ___ -3'    Codon 5'- ___ -3'

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Recall: Wobble Base Pairing - affects only the third base of the codon

tRNA 5’-anticodon base

mRNA 3’-codon base

A

U

C

G

G

C or U

U

A or G

I

A, C, or U

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Write all possible codons recognized by each of the following anticodons.

a) Anticodon: 5'- UGA -3'

    Codon 5'- ___ -3'

    Codon 5'- ___ -3'

b) Anticodon: 5'- AUU -3'

     Codon 5'- ___ -3'

c) Anticodon: 5'- IAG -3'

    Codon 5'- ___ -3'

    Codon 5'- ___ -3'

    Codon 5'- ___ -3'

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