Initiate Replication

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DNA Replication - Replication Process - Origins
... by proteins that separate the two strands and initiate DNA synthesis ... contain DNA sequences recognized by replication initiator proteins (e.g ... These initiators recruit other proteins to separate the strands and initiate replication forks ...

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