Asked Oct 17, 2019

How would a null mutation in the guanylyl transferase gene affect overall mRNA stability in eukaryotic cells?


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RNA guanylyltransferase is known as a capping enzyme. It catalyzes the transfer of GMP from GTP to the 5' diphosphate end of mRNA. The capping reaction proceeds via an enzyme guanylate intermediate in which GMP is linked covalently to the lysine re...

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