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Post by student12 » Wed Jul 05, 2006 9:09 pm

In any DNA replicating process, primers are involved. Primers specify the starting point for DNA replication but how does it specify the end?

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Post by student12 » Mon Jul 10, 2006 11:12 am

ok I have read it... so just to make sure that I understood it right, it is not really the primers function to determine the 'end' of replication. It is really the telomere's function. Right?

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Post by sdekivit » Tue Jul 11, 2006 10:40 am

student12 wrote:ok I have read it... so just to make sure that I understood it right, it is not really the primers function to determine the 'end' of replication. It is really the telomere's function. Right?


so to speak yes

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Post by student12 » Thu Aug 03, 2006 8:52 am

Are telomere's also known as short tandem repeats?

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