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During Transcription was does DNA do?
DNA unwinds and hydrogen bonds between base pairs split to seperate the two strands
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What is used in the formation of mrna?
One strand
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What is this strand called?
Anti sense strand
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What is the other strand called?
The sense strand
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What are the ribonucleotides paired up with?
their complement on the template strand
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What does uracil pair with?
Adenine instead thymine
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What enzyme joins up ribonucleotides?
RNA polymerase
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mRNA carries the genetic message in what?
The same base sequence language as DNA
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What does tRNA do?
translates the base sequence on the mRNA
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Into what?
the protein amino acid sequence
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What does each tRNA molecule do?
Carries an amino acid to the mRNA
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Where what happens?
the amino acid joins others carried by other tRNAs
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To build what?
A polypeptide
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