stem and loop structuremedical dictionary

<molecular biology> The structure of tRNAs is so termed because it has four base paired stems and three loops (not base paired), one of which contains the anticodon.

This entry appears with permission from the Dictionary of Cell and Molecular Biology

(11 Mar 2008)

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