Accession Number:

ADA218609

Title:

Molecular Basis of RNA Catalysis

Descriptive Note:

Annual rept. Mar 1989-Feb 1990

Corporate Author:

ROCHESTER UNIV NY

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1990-02-20

Pagination or Media Count:

6.0

Abstract:

This project involves kinetic studies of RNA splicing reactions catalyzed by the intervening sequence from the precursor rRNA of Tetrahymena thermophila. The ultimate goal is identification and understanding of each step in the mechanism for splicing. Special attention is being focused on the role of Magnesium 2. Keywords Protozoa, Molecular biology, Labeled Substances, Titration, Transitions.

Subject Categories:

  • Biochemistry
  • Genetic Engineering and Molecular Biology
  • Organic Chemistry

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE