Nucleic Acid Bases:
This image shows an incoming new nucleotide (light blue) being added to the primer strand (grey). What is the identity of the two highlighted bases (yellow and light blue)?
A. adenine (yellow) and guanine (light blue)
B. guanine (yellow) and adenine (light blue)
C. cytosine (yellow) and guanine (light blue)
D. adenine (yellow) and cytosine (light blue)
E. thymine (yellow) and cytosine (light blue)
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