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Problem: Describe the three stages of transcription: initiation, elongation, and termination.

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Transcription is the synthesis of RNA from the DNA. It consists of three stages, the initiation, elongation and termination. 

  • Initiation: RNA transcription starts with initiation. It occurs when RNA polymerase recognizes and binds to a specific promoter sequence. The promoter sequence contains an initiation site where the transcription of the gene starts.
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Describe the three stages of transcription: initiation, elongation, and termination.

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