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NAME _____________________________ Bio311C F08 Discussion Worksheet #13 Gene Expression 1. What is gene expression? 2. What is transcription? What is translation? 3. In a eukaryotic cell, where does transcription occur? Translation? Where do these processes occur in a bacterial cell? 4. What is a codon? Where do we typically ‘find’ codons? 5. What is a promoter? 6. Compare transcription initiation in bacteria and eukaryotes. 7. In which direction does RNA polymerase elongate an mRNA? 8. How does elongation of the polynucleotide differ between DNA replication and transcription? 9. How does transcription end in bacteria? In eukaryotes? 10. Briefly describe the three events that occur during pre-mRNA processing in the eukaryotic nucleus. 11. What is the function of a tRNA? Describe the structure of a generic tRNA. How does the structure of a tRNA fit its function? 12. What is the name of the enzyme responsible for attaching the appropriate amino acid to a tRNA? How many different forms of
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