adaptor hypothesis

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The proposal that polynucleotide adaptor molecules exist that can recognize specific amino acids and also the regions of the RNA templates that specify the placement of amino acids in a newly forming polypeptide. See Chronology, 1958, Crick; transfer RNA.

Subjects: Chemistry — Genetics and Genomics.

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