Some articles on okazaki fragments, okazaki fragment maturation:
... the nucleus, the complexity associated with processing Okazaki fragments is about twice that required to synthesize the leading strand ... Even in small species such as yeast, Okazaki fragment maturation happens approximately a million times during a single round of DNA replication ... Processing of Okazaki fragments is therefore very common and crucial for DNA replication and cell proliferation ...
Famous quotes containing the word fragment:
“To rescue from oblivion even a fragment of a language which men have used and which is in danger of being lostthat is to say, one of the elements, whether good or bad, which have shaped and complicated civilizationis to extend the scope of social observation and to serve civilization.”
—Victor Hugo (18021885)