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Unformatted text preview: lled RNA polymerase. • Both DNA & RNA are formed from NUCLEOTIDES and are called NUCLEIC
acids. • Question: • What would be the complementary RNA strand for the following DNA sequence?
DNA • DNA 5’-GCGTATG-3’ • Types of RNA • Three types of RNA:
RNA o messenger RNA (mRNA) o transfer RNA (tRNA) o ribosome RNA (rRNA) • Remember: all produced in the nucleus
nucleus • mRNA • Carries instructions from DNA to the rest of the ribosome. • Tells the ribosome what kind of protein to make • (1961) Watson & Crick proposed… • …DNA controlled cell functio...
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