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Old 05-12-2012
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Yes i see, so:

-amino-acyl arm: binds to the amino acid, and always has a sequence of CCA

-anti-codon arm: binds to mRNA, and has a changing sequence unique to the corresponding codon it wants to bind to.

Thnx guys! I can now go to sleep with a new concept in my head
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