Definitions for "Amber codon"
Keywords:  uag, codon, nonsense, triplet, ribosome
The codon consisting of the triplet of bases "UAG" that terminates a peptide chain being synthesized at a ribosome.
The UAG nonsense codon. This is one of the three normal chain termination or stop codons that does not code for any amino add in the universal code.
The codon UAG, a nonsense codon.