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Unformatted text preview: Explain why this is the case. Why do the other two proteins not fold into well defined
8. The “central dogma” of molecular biology is a statement regarding the flow of genetic
information that is conserved throughout life.
(i) Explain what is meant by the central dogma of molecular biology.
(ii) An enzyme called reverse transcriptase is encoded by the HIV viral genome. What is the function of
(iii) Does the role played by reverse transcriptase violate the central dogma? Discuss your answer.
9. A scientist studied an RNA polymerase and a DNA polymerase from a bacte...
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This homework help was uploaded on 03/05/2014 for the course MCB 100A taught by Professor Kuryian during the Fall '09 term at University of California, Berkeley.
- Fall '09