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The DNA Replication Complex, an assembly of proteins that synthesizes new DNA before cell division. It consists of Helicase, Primase, Single-strand binding proteins, and DNA polymerase III. Because DNA strands can only be copied in one direction, the complex must pull out loops of one strand and replicate it in fragments. At this moment there are hundreds of trillions of these molecular machines in constant activity within your body.
Drew Berry’s full DNA animation here
He also gave a fine TED talk about how he animates the unseeable world of biology.
In humans, this process is happening at the staggering speed of 3,000 DNA bases per minute. And in bacteria? Would you believe 30,000 bases per minute?!? That’s 500 nucleotides per second
One time my brother played with my webcam and discovered you could do different things with it.
when your teacher asks you a question when you werent paying attention and you still get it right
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