Watson and Crick DNA Model

Watson and Crick DNA Model

DNA stands for Deoxyribonucleic acid which is a molecule that contains the instructions an organism needs to develop, live and reproduce. It is a type of nucleic acid and is one of the four major types of macromolecules that are known … Read more

RNA polymerase- Definition, Types and Functions

RNA polymerase - Definition, Types and Functions

Figure: RNA polymerase. Image Source: Wikipedia. Image created with biorender.com. RNA polymerase definition Ribonucleic Acid (RNA) Polymerase (RNAP) enzyme is a multi-subunit enzyme that applies its activity in the catalyzation of the transcription process of RNA synthesized from a DNA … Read more

7 Types of RNA with Structure and Functions

Types of RNA with Structure and Functions

What is RNA? Its full form is Ribonucleic acid. This is a polymer of subunits joined by phosphodiester bonds. It is a single-stranded nucleic acid similar to DNA but having ribose sugar rather than deoxyribose sugar and uracil instead of … Read more