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Basics of transcription and translation

CODING, NON-CODING, SENSE, AND ANTI-SENSE DNA STRANDS

RNA polymerase uses the antisense strand of DNA (aka template) as a template to synthesize mRNA. The other DNA strand (sense, aka non-coding) is not transcribed. The mRNA is read in 5' to 3' direction to produce a protein.

gene_exp.txt · Last modified: 2017/04/14 18:38 by Bhagwati Gupta

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