The means by which DNA and RNA molecules carry genetic information in living cells. See triplet code.
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- The film's name comes from the initials of the four DNA bases of our genetic code: guanine, adenine, cytosine and thymine.
- The retrovirus would then move the gene into the host cell's genetic code.
- The genetic code of the Roboastra mitochondrial genome is the same as that used by other mollusks.
Definition of genetic code in:
- The US English dictionary