Nucleic Acid Structure (DNA/RNA)
Nucleotide - the letters
has two base rings
Has one base ring
Rules of Complementarity
sum of the probabilities of an event and its complement must equal 1.
Types of RNA
Brings amino acids to ribosomes during translation.
With ribosomal proteins, makes up the ribosomes, the organelles that translate the mRNA.
Encodes amino acid sequence of a polypeptide.
Central Dogma of Biology
Code on DNA transcribed into RNA which is then translated into Protein that determines traits
Protein determines the trait
Gene - Information to make RNA
copies all dna
Starts as enzyme
Starts during Synthesis phase of the eukaryotic cell cycle