Types of RNA Polymerase in Eukaryotes:
Synthesizes pre-rRNA 45S which matures into 28S, 18S, and 5.8S rRNAs
Synthesizes mRNAs, snRNAs, and microRNAs
Synthesizes tRNAs, rRNA 5S, and small RNAs
Synthesizes siRNA in plants
Synthesizes RNAs involved in heterochromatin formation in plants
In eukaryotes, which RNA polymerase transcribes the genes that encode proteins?
A) RNA polymerase I
B) RNA polymerase II
C) RNA polymerase III
D) RNA polymerase IV
E) RNA polymerase V
Frequently Asked Questions
What scientific concept do you need to know in order to solve this problem?
Our tutors have indicated that to solve this problem you will need to apply the Transcription in Eukaryotes concept. You can view video lessons to learn Transcription in Eukaryotes. Or if you need more Transcription in Eukaryotes practice, you can also practice Transcription in Eukaryotes practice problems.