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Problem: Which of the following could NOT introduce a premature stop codon in mRNA?a. insertion of an incorrect nucleotide by RNA polymerase during transcriptionb. a mutation in the coding sequence within the DNAc. a mutation in the promoter sequence within the DNAd. a mistake during splicing that leads to retention of an intron

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Which of the following could NOT introduce a premature stop codon in mRNA?

a. insertion of an incorrect nucleotide by RNA polymerase during transcription

b. a mutation in the coding sequence within the DNA

c. a mutation in the promoter sequence within the DNA

d. a mistake during splicing that leads to retention of an intron

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