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Lagging strand

Lagging strand The dna strand that is replicated discontinuously from the 5' to the 3' direction. See: okazaki... Read More

Okazaki fragment

Definition noun, plural: Okazaki fragments Relatively short fragment of DNA synthesized on the lagging strand during DNA... Read More

DNA replication

DNA Replication Definition DNA replication is the process of copying and duplicating a DNA molecule. The process is carried... Read More

Leading strand

Leading strand The dna strand that is synthesised continuously during replication Compare: lagging... Read More

Dna ligase

Dna ligase (Science: enzyme molecular biology) enzyme involved in dna replication. The dna ligase of E. Coli seals nicks in... Read More