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an enzyme that untwists the double helix at the replication forks, separating the two parental strands and making them available as template strands
DNA Polymerase II
enzyme that proofreads the daughter strand of replicated DNA and corrects any base pairing errors
Sequence of RNA primers bound to a region of single-stranded DNA to initiate DNA replication.
the new continuous complementary DNA strand synthesized along the template strand in the mandatory 5' --> 3' direction
A discontinuously synthesized DNA strand that elongates in a direction away from the replication fork.
deoxyribonucleic acid, the material that contains the information that determines inherited characteristics
Replicated molecule of DNA containing one strand from the original template molecule and one newly synthesized strand.
a purine (nitrogenous base) component of nucleotides and nucleic acids; links with cytosine in DNA
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