Replication is bidirectional occurring at both ends

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separated) and enzymes begin DNA replication. Replication is bidirectional occurring at both ends of the bubble until the entire genome is replicated Replication is semi-conservative where at the end of the process only one strand is synthesized form a parental template
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DNA REPLICATION origin of replication – site at which replication begins terminus – site at which replication is terminated, opposite to the origin replisome – group of proteins needed for DNA synthesis; parent DNA spools through the replisome as replication occurs
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Transcription DNA is double stranded however one strand contains coded information to direct RNA synthesis (Template strand) To begin RNA synthesis RNA polymerase (RNA Pol) must recognize a Promoter region.
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