Ribosome profiling reveals pervasive and regulated stop codon readthrough in Drosophila melanogaster
- Author(s): Weissman, Jonathan
- Dunn, JG
- Foo, CK
- Belletier, NG
- Gavis, ER
- Weissman, JS
- et al.
Published Web Locationhttp://europepmc.org/articles/PMC3840789?pdf=render
Ribosomes can read through stop codons in a regulated manner, elongating rather than terminating the nascent peptide. Stop codon readthrough is essential to diverse viruses, and phylogenetically predicted to occur in a few hundred genes in Drosophila melan
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