Electrophoretic heterogeneity in a set of selected proteins is used to estimate the average error frequency during translation. Estimates based upon streptomycin-induced heterogeneity as well as mistranslation of an ochre codon yield an average error frequency of 4x10-4 for normally growing cells.
|Original language||English (US)|
|Number of pages||4|
|Journal||MGG Molecular & General Genetics|
|State||Published - Dec 1982|
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