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- A polymer that repeatedly branches until stopped by the physical constraint of having formed a complete, hollow sphere. These structures possess sites on their exterior surface to which DNA fragments can be attached, and are thus useful as carriers of DNA for transgenesis.
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- amber stop codon, feedback inhibition, nonsense mutation, ochre stop codon, opal stop codon, Open reading frame, Stop codon, Termination codon, terminator codon, translational stop signal