In addition - bind to each other) and DNA looping results....

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In addition, there are commonly sequences known as enhancers . Enhancers, like promoters, enhance transcription by binding to transcription factors. Enhancers were first described in eukaryotes but are now known to exist in some prokaryotes. The enhancer and the promoter both bind to transcription factors (which
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Unformatted text preview: bind to each other) and DNA looping results. (see figure in text) This structure is believed to be required for the binding of RNA polymerase. Gene expression may also be regulated by CHROMATIN STRUCTURE....
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This document was uploaded on 11/03/2011 for the course BIOLOGY MCB2010 at Broward College.

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