Unformatted text preview: 8. What are transcription factors? Where do they act in the cell? 9. How do eukaryotes control genes of a single metabolic pathwway? 10. What is the major control point of gene expression in eukaryotes? Why? 11. What are two differences in gene control mechanisms in eukaryotes compared to prokaryotes? 12. What is alternative splicing of mRNA? What is the result? 13. In what ways is the process of translation used to control gene expression? 14. How does chromosome structure affect gene expression? 15. What is a transposon? In what way does their existence change our view of genomes? 16. Define gene. Why does this definition include DNA which is not translated into proteins?...
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- Spring '09