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Mesh term Promoter Regions, Genetic

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Regulatory Elements, Transcriptional
Regulatory Sequences, Nucleic Acid

Description

DNA sequences which are recognized (directly or indirectly) and bound by a DNA-dependent RNA polymerase during the initiation of transcription. Highly conserved sequences within the promoter include the Pribnow box in bacteria and the TATA BOX in eukaryotes.


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Response Elements
TATA Box


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jenkins-FCD Prod-486 e3098984f26de787f5ecab75090d0a28e7f4f7c0