Gene transcriptions/Boxes/TACTAACs/Quiz

TACTAAC box is a lecture of the gene transcription series.

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1 Complete the text:

The conserved GA response complex (GARC), a tripartite cis motif comprising the GA response element (GARE, 5'-TAACAAA-3'), the pyrimidine box (5'-CTTTT-3') and the TATC box (5'-

-3'), all of which are necessary for a full


2 Yes or No, The TACTAAC box is a member of the GA responsive complex.


3 Several promoter elements have been previously identified in eukaryotes, but those cannot account for transcription from most RNA polymerase II-transcribed


4 True or False, A pure TACTAAC box involves no doing apart from TATC box.


5 Complete the text:

A short or

realization of a certain

or idea to

a treatment's feasibility for TACTAAC boxes is called a proof of


6 True or False, Some TACTAAC boxes may be located in the distal promoter.


7 Which of the following is not a transcriptional characteristic of TACTAAC boxes?

located between nucleotides -8 and +2 relative to the transcriptional start site (+1)
in eukaryotes
TATA-less genes
a consensus sequence

8 True or False, A control group may be used for TACTAAC boxes to demonstrate no effect or a standard effect versus a novel effort applied to a treatment group.


9 Which of the following are phenomena associated with TACTAAC boxes?

transcription of A1BG
directs activator-dependent but TFIID-independent transcription
TATA box-less promoters
initiator element
mediator dependence
core promoter

10 True or False, TACTAAC boxes are found in the promoter regions of at least 1% of human genes.


11 Evidence that demonstrates that a model or idea versus a control group is feasible for TACTAAC boxes is called a


12 True or False, A dominant group associated with TACTAAC boxes differs from a control group in that it rules the treatment of the control group.


Hypotheses edit

  1. A TACTAAC box is not used to transcribe A1BG.

See also edit

External links edit

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