Eukaryotic Gene Expression Problem Set

Problem 6: Interpreting a pre-mRNA splicing diagram

The regions labeled A and C of the diagram are ___________________.
A. introns
B. snRNPs
C. spliceosomes
D. exons
The 5'- and 3'-exons are separated by the intron. During the 2-step splicing reaction, the intron is removed and the exons are joined together.
E. tRNAs


The Biology Project
University of Arizona
Monday, October 27, 1997
Contact the Development Team

http://www.biology.arizona.edu
All contents copyright © 1997. All rights reserved.