Regulation of Translation in Eukaryotes

Regulation of Translation In Eukaryotes

Translational regulation refers to the control of the levels of protein synthesized from its mRNA. In eukaryotes, regulation of protein synthesis can occur by modification of DNA or at the level of transcription within the nucleus, … Read more

Prokaryotic and Eukaryotic RNA Polymerase

RNA polymerase - Definition, Types and Functions

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

Tryptophan (Trp) Operon

Trp Operon Structure

Many protein-coding genes in bacteria are clustered together in operons which serve as transcriptional units that are coordinately regulated. It was Jacob and Monod in 1961 who proposed the operon … Read more