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Transcription and post-transcriptional processing of mammalian rDNA genes

Mammalian and other vertebrate rRNA subunits are arranged in tandem arrays, such that transcription and processing of the array produces the necessary subcomponents for one ribosome.


Figure 2012 TA Brown, Introduction to Genetics (1st ed.); additional text 2012 by Steven M. Carr