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Non-canonical versus canonical DNA segment

  1. Dec 14, 2005 #1
    Can someone please tell me what is the difference of non-canonical and canonical DNA segments? I have searched for in the net, but have not got any good explanations of these names.

    Thank you alot!
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  3. Dec 14, 2005 #2


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    In general canonical forms conform to orthodox or recognized rules Non-canonical forms do not behave according to the rules, an unorthodox representation.
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