Eukaryotic mRNA Processing

Goals Describe the structure and function of the 5′ cap and polyA tail of an mRNA Explain the mechanism of splicing and how it is enhanced by the spliceosome Explain how and why transcription and mRNA processing are coupled Draw an RNApolII transcript including relevant structural features (cap, polyA tail, introns, exons) Explain the role…

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The Importance of Consistency

It’s hard to be an open book to everyone online, and it’s something I’m trying to get used to. So far it’s been cool because I’ve hadn’t gained a lot of attention on what I blog about. But the other day I received some advice from a friend who got that advice from their uncle.…

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NEW Hip-Hop/Pop/RnB Instrumental

This beat is titled Atlanta, and it is free to use. An unedited version of this beat is available for exclusive rights purchasing, for inquiry on how to purchase this beat go to http://www.lostonearthandwords/contact and I will get back to you with the price and more information if requested.

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The Hustle: Busy Days

My morning classes had just finished, and it is go go go. With a late Chemistry lab on the horizon, I have only a little bit of a stretch to get some studying time in. It’s all about the time that you put in, and how effectively that time is used. I often have trouble…

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A Christmas Story

This is the story of how I died on Christmas Day. T’was the night before, the night before Christmas Day, and my life was about to end. I woke up in the morning as the shelter woke the lot of us up. I could feel today was different, but I didn’t know why. I had…

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