Figure 3.4. Template-dependent RNA synthesis.

Figure 3.4Template-dependent RNA synthesis

The RNA transcript is synthesized in the 5′→3′ direction, reading the DNA in the 3′→5′ direction, with the sequence of the transcript determined by base-pairing to the DNA template.

From: Chapter 3, Transcriptomes and Proteomes

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