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A peptide bond is created by a reaction between what two chemical groups?

An amino and a carboxyl


To what end of the tRNA is the amino acid attached?

3' end


What are the three loops of the tRNA

The D loop, the anticodon loop, and the T loop


What enzyme is responsible for linking a tRNA to an amino acid?

`aminoacyl-tRNA synthetase


What are the two sites on the `aminoacyl-tRNA synthetase?

The synthesis and the editing site.


For what position of nucleotides on the tRNA and the mRNA anticodon does the wobble position take place?

5' end of the anticodon

3' end of the mRNA codon