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Mutations in Genetic Code

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"Mini Lesson: DNA." DNA. N.p., n.d. Web. 12 Mar. 2016. http://www.lionden.com/dna.htm.

The genetic code of a segment of DNA reads 3’ TTCGGGTAGAAA 5’. A mutation occurs between the second and third base where an extra cytosine is added.

Which of the following would be the resulting amino acids that would be translated from the gene?

A

Lysine-Histidine-Arginine-Phenylalanine.

B

Lysine-Alanine-Histidine-Leucine.

C

Lysine-Arginine-Asparagine-Glutamic acid.

D

Lysine-Alanine-Phenylalanine-Glutamic acid.