Figure 6-41. Transcription from tandemly arranged rRNA genes, as seen in the electron microscope.

Figure 6-41Transcription from tandemly arranged rRNA genes, as seen in the electron microscope

The pattern of alternating transcribed gene and nontranscribed spacer is readily seen. A higher-magnification view was shown in Figure 6-9. (From V.E. Foe, Cold Spring Harbor Symp. Quant. Biol. 42:723–740, 1978.)

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