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Post by Nicolodn » Sat Sep 25, 2010 12:28 am

Does the promoter site move along the DNA strands?


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Post by canalon » Sat Sep 25, 2010 6:12 pm

No the promoter site is a sequence ahead of the gene. Just as the introduction of a book, it stays put whatever part of the book you are reading.

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