Funding for this research was provided by:
Wellcome Trust (210692/Z/18/)
Science Foundation Ireland (18/CRT/6214, 18/WT/IA/3516)
Russian Science Foundation (20-14-00121)
Received: 14 August 2021
Accepted: 14 April 2022
First Online: 9 May 2022
: G.L. and P.V.B. are co-founders of RiboMaps Ltd. Detection of translation initiation sites with ribosome profiling is one of the services provided by RiboMaps. Therefore, these authors may indirectly benefit from the publication of this review as it would increase general awareness of translation initiation at non-AUG codons among the readers and potential clients.